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Theses and Projects

Listed below is a sampling of past theses and projects from HSERV MPH graduates. Wherever possible, committee members are also listed.

2014
Meggie Inouye     (MCH - HSERV)
Asthma control and medication use behaviors among children with written asthma action plans at home and school - 2010 Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Child Asthma Call-Back Survey   (thesis)
Chair:  Hawes
Members:  Sonney

2014
Allison Thigpen     (HSP)
the effect of insurance coverage on Tennessee children's receipt of preventive dental services and oral health   (thesis)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Tefft

2014
Mohamed Abdi     (eMPH)
Strategies to prevent catheter-associated urinary tract infections   (capstone)
Chair:  Mancl

2014
Lauren Baba     (HSP)
Climate change as a public health issue in Washington: The development and implementation of climate change policies by local health agencies   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Nicola

2013
Sarah Charlesworth     (MCH - EPI)
The epidemiology of adolescent comorbid depression and conduct problems   (thesis)
Chair:  Vander Stoep
Members:  Schiff

2013
Nancy Bennett     (eMPH)
Studying the emotional support of nurses following a perinatal death in a teaching hospital   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter

2013
Maria Campanaro     (MCH - HSERV)
Facilitators and barriers to twice daily toothbrushing in children with special health care needs   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Davis

2013
Lisa Callegari     (MCH - EPI)
Factors associated with contraceptive non-use among obese women: A population-based study   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Prager

2013
Libby Brockman     (MCH - HSERV)
Hookah smoking among US college students   (thesis)
Chair:  Christakis
Members:  Halperin, Moreno

2013
Michael Young     (MCH - EPI)
Traffic-related air pollution exposure and adult asthma in the sister study   (thesis)
Chair:  Kaufman

2013
David Avenetti     (MCH - HSERV)
Assessing the relationship between caregivers' pediatric oral health literacy and children's caries status   (thesis)
Chair:  Leggott
Members:  Huebner, Nelson

2013
Tara Corbridge     (MCH - HSERV)
Food security among families with children with special health care needs   (thesis)
Chair:  Johnson
Members:  Grow

2013
Colin Goldfinch     (HSP)
Medicaid strategic planning at Group Health   (capstone)
Chair:  Conrad
Members:  Dowling, Fishman

2013
Lauren Sterling     (MCH - EPI)
A prospective cohort study of oral contraceptive failure on certain antiretroviral combinations in HIV-positive women.   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Hitti

2013
Karen Blacher     (SBS)
Evaluation of a health communication campaign to increase blood pressure screenings among high risk community residents   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Ko

2013
Melissa Burgess     (HSP)
Policy analysis for low acuity use of the hospital emergency department   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Thompson

2013
Shane Coleman     (MPH)
Depression, diabetes and death: Ten year follow up of all cause and cause specific mortality   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Unutzer

2013
Cecelia Margret     (MPH)
Influence of perceived discriminatory experiences on mood and function among youth in middle schools   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  McCarty, Richardson

2013
Ashraf Amlani     (COPHP)
Shifting mindsets: Money management for youth : A series of financial education workshops designed for the University District Youth Center   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2013
Clarissa Brundage     (COPHP)
Condoms and more in Cote d'Ivoire: An in-depth exploration of public-sector family planning services   (capstone)
Chair:  Bogan
Chair:  Senturia

2013
Elizabeth Burpee     (COPHP)
Evaluating community transformation: A qualitative study of Latino nonprofit empowerment rogram evaluation efforts   (capstone)
Chair:  Bogan

2013
Sara Colling     (COPHP)
A university, a health department and a high school walk into an intervention: Engaging youth in social determinants of health   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson

2013
Erik Friedrichsen     (COPHP)
Feasibility study of a comprehensive musculoskeletal injury prevention program for King County Emergency Medical Responders   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke

2013
Sierra Rotakhina     (COPHP)
Through the eyes of sexual health educators: Interviews with public school educators in Skagit County   (capstone)
Chair:  House

2013
Genya Shimkin     (COPHP)
The Q Card: A feasibility Study of a patient-initiated communication tool for sexual minority youth and their healthcare providers   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2013
Tiffany Sin     (COPHP)
Opening doors into communities: An evaluation of a hybridized Promotora model for lead poisoning prevention   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield

2013
Jenna Udren     (COPHP)
Quality of maternal care in public facilities for women living with HIV: Perceptions from two districts in Uttar Pradesh, India   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2013
Lindsay Sharma     (COPHP)
Advocacy for family medical leave insurance in Washington State: Disseminating working mothers' stories   (capstone)
Chair:  Bezruchka

2013
Angela Wood     (COPHP)
Can you sentence youth to freedom? Theory and best practices applied to redesigning an alternative to secure detention   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2013
Sarah Zelek     (MCH - EPI)
Risk factors for excessive gestational weight gain in normal women in WA State.   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Mueller

2013
Sarah Roberge     (eMPH)
Analysis of REACH Study - Project Findings   (capstone)
Chair:  Baseman

2013
Susan Strom     (eMPH)
Caesarean section birth rates in El Salvador: 1998 to 2008   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Painter

2013
Rebekah Sherman     (eMPH)
A descriptive analysis of intervention coverage scale up for malaria prevention in pregnancy and equity of services   (thesis)
Chair:  Abernethy
Members:  Steketee

2013
Stephanie Ennis     (MPH)
Association of living alone and hospitalization among community-dwelling elders with and without dementia   (thesis)
Chair:  Phelan
Members:  Larson, Helfrich

2013
Amanda Kimura     (SBS)
Barriers and facilitators to colorectal cancer screening in Vietnamese Americans: A qualitative analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Tu
Members:  Spigner, Sin

2013
Fernanda Freistadt     (MPH)
Cost-effectiveness analysis of training nurses for task-shifting in Angola   (thesis)
Chair:  Weaver
Members:  Babigumira

2013
Mahsa Karavan     (MPH)
Good wound care and chronic lower limb outcomes among Pacific Northwest veterans   (thesis)
Chair:  Reiber
Members:  Olerud

2013
Lauren Lawler     (MPH)
Specific PACT components associated with VHA personnel-reported improvements in patient care   (thesis)
Chair:  Helfrich
Members:  Nelson, Nicola

2013
Jonathan Fischer     (HSP)
The self-sustainability of the Washington State Health Benefits Exchange: A policy analysis   (capstone)
Chair:  Conrad
Members:  Katz

2013
Claire Allen     (SBS)
Improving cancer prevention at federally qualified health centers: Perspectives on current priorities and opportunities for better integration   (thesis)
Chair:  Harris
Members:  Hannon

2013
Dale Terasaki     (MPH)
How vehicle ownership affects the relationship between acculturation and physicial activlity: A cross-sectional study   (thesis)
Chair:  Saelens
Members:  Ornelas

2013
Sheanne Allen     (eMPH)
Perceptions of tuberculosis & learning style preferences among homeless populations in King County, Washington 2013   (capstone)
Chair:  Kimerling

2013
Zereay Asgedom     (eMPH)
How religious leaders and women accepted in their community could bring about changes in antenatal care, prevention to mother-to-child transmission and HIV testing and counseling in their communities   (capstone)
Chair:  Duran

2013
Christina Boothman     (eMPH)
Reproductive health of female inmates in California county jails   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter

2013
Amanda Cuda     (eMPH)
Maternity care curriculum in family medicine residency: A program evaluation and phenomenology of competence   (thesis)
Chair:  Turner
Members:  Edwards

2013
Ellen Farrokhi     (eMPH)
Vascular interventional surgical care outcomes assessment program (VI SCOAP)   (thesis)
Chair:  Devine
Members:  Flum, Painter

2013
Zandrea Harlin     (eMPH)
Employer perceptions of employee wellness programs   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Sappington

2013
Jason Izard     (eMPH)
User-centered design of quality of life reports for clinical prostate cancer care   (thesis)
Chair:  Zeliadt

2013
Garrett Meyers     (eMPH)
Curriculum development for a distance learning, one year faculty development fellowship for military family medicine residency faculty   (capstone)
Chair:  Downer

2013
Lena Seino     (eMPH)
Development and evaluation of a culturally adapted graphic novella on CPR education for limited English proficient Chinese community members   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke

2013
Fareeha Siddiqui     (eMPH)
Management of chronic disease using healthcare information technology   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Masuda

2013
Brian Siems     (eMPH)
Supporting the scale-up of a package of family health interventions in the state of Bihar, India through establishing a technical support unit in the Government of Bihar   (capstone)
Chair:  Sherr

2013
Greg Vanichkachorn     (eMPH)
Mobile device use and work safety in a healthcare system   (thesis)
Chair:  Seixas
Members:  Van Hee, Oberle

2013
Lauren Carroll     (MPH)
Serving limited English proficient callers: A survey of 9-1-1 police telecommunicators   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Painter

2013
Allison Emery     (MPH)
The relative role of attitudes about food cost, health and convenience in differences in diet quality in the Seattle Obesity Study I (SOS I)   (thesis)
Chair:  Tefft
Members:  Aggarwal, Drewnowski

2013
Timo Hakkarainen     (MS)
What happens to patients who can't go home? Missing morbidity and determinants of outcomes for surgical and trauma patients discharged to skilled nursing facilities.   (thesis)
Chair:  Flum
Members:  Arbabi

2013
Katharine Lutz     (SBS)
Parent perception of the food quality within their neighborhood and most frequented food stores, proximity to food stores, and child diet quality   (thesis)
Chair:  Saelens
Members:  Johnson

2013
DeAnna Marshall     (SBS)
Washington State community pharmacists' knowledge, attitudes, and perceptions of a Naloxone collaborative drug therapy agreement   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Hansen

2013
Glenna Martin     (MPH)
Equitable imagery in pre-clinical medical courses   (thesis)
Chair:  Rosenblatt
Members:  McNalley, Sabin

2013
Michael Meldahl     (MPH)
Palliative care processes associated with end of life outcomes in the intensive care unit   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Curtis

2013
Cristina Pinzon     (eMPH)
Evaluation of a U.S. site laboratory development program implemented to standardize peripheral blood mononuclear cell (PBMC) specimen processing and product quality for multi-site HIV vaccine human   (capstone)
Chair:  McElrath
Members:  Mancl

2013
Mary Swanson     (eMPH)
Program evaluation of current practices and protocol of the nutrition rehabilitation unit at Kitovu Hospital   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2013
Salima Alibhai     (eMPH)
Providing oral health care to patients with traumatic brain injury: The challenges and barriers faced by their caregivers   (thesis)
Chair:  Mancl
Members:  Chin

2013
Christia Skerbeck     (eMPH)
Development of an evaluation methodology for an asthma management program on the Yakima Nation Reservation   (capstone)
Chair:  Treser

2013
Phuong Vu     (SBS)
The role of perceived control in the dietary changes of cardiac patients and their spouses   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Painter

2013
Amber Bronnum     (COPHP)
Public health financing and governance: King County, Washington   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola

2013
Jennifer Morton     (COPHP)
Seeking safety: Evaluating the effects of the paid sick and safe time ordinance on survivors of domestic violence   (capstone)
Chair:  House

2013
Barbara Obena     (COPHP)
"Eye" don't see the relationship between vision and academic achievement in the Yakima Valley   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson

2013
Nicholas Canavas     (COPHP)
The new kid in school: Understanding the school context and its influence on the success of a new school based mental health intervention   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep

2013
David Forssen     (HSP)
Medicare modernization: An analysis of policy options and organizational impact   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Larson

2013
Mariko Toyoji     (SBS)
The effect of minority academic leadership on the culture centeredness of community based participatory research in public health   (thesis)
Chair:  Duran
Members:  Spigner

2012
Deborah Huang     (HPR)
Poor oral health and quality of life in U.S. older adults with diabetes   (thesis)
Chair:  Mielcarek
Members:  Chan

2012
Isabel Dickson     (eMPH (MCH))
The correlation between breastfeeding practices in Mongolia and geographical location of the mother and child in urban vs. rural settings   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Spigner

2012
Sahar Banijamali     (HPR)
What causes home care workers to leave their jobs in Washington State? Predictors of turnover and job satisfaction   (thesis)
Chair:  Hagopian
Members:  Jacoby

2012
Carolina Amador     (eMPH (MCH))
Disparities in timing of gestational diabetes screening in Hispanic and Caucasian, non-Hispanic women   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Bekemeier

2012
Jessica Coifman     (MPH)
Long-term effects of adolescent social support on young adult depression and suicide risk   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Hooven

2012
Caitlin Chapman     (SBS)
Comorbidity of chronic disease and depressive symptomology in Nepal: Does rural vs. urban status matter?   (thesis)
Chair:  Fitzpatrick
Members:  Mayer

2012
Constance Daruthayan     (eMPH)
The impact of patient education on patient delivery preferences in the prenatal population at risk of neonatal herpes simplex virus transmission: A study at the University of Washington Maternal and Infant Care Clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Wicke
Members:  Brocke

2012
Amanda Donev     (eMPH)
Safety for special kids: An injury prevention program for children with special needs   (capstone)
Chair:  Peterson
Chair:  Painter

2012
Josephine Oke     (eMPH)
The role of social marketing and community coalition efforts to increase participation in the 2010 Arctic Care Mission events.   (capstone)
Chair:  Zeliadt
Members:  Turner

2012
Dimitrinka Tamneva     (eMPH)
To examine prevalence of maternal smoking before, during, and after-pregnancy as documented in the Washington State and national PRAMS datasets in 2000 through 2008   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Brunskill

2012
Nathan Rozeboom     (HSP)
Bedside report and the safety checklist: Improving the quality of patient care   (capstone)
Chair:  Walker
Members:  Ehrmantraut

2012
Molly Melbye     (MPH)
Children in foster care in the State of Washington: Dental care utilization and expenditures   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Huebner, Milgrom

2012
James Cannava     (MCH - HSERV)
The effect of community-based externships on host sites: A survey of staff dentists at Washington State Community Clinics   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Mouradian, Kelly, Riedy

2012
Judy Chang     (HSP)
Assessing the Federal Basic Health Option: Recent lessons from Washington's Basic Health Program   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Sanford, Varon

2012
Emily Koebnick     (HSP)
Community health needs assessment: Community engagement at Seattle Children's Hospital   (capstone)
Chair:  Bennett
Members:  House

2012
Abigail Howell     (MPH)
Staff response to a family ccmmunication intervention in the ICU: Team, trust, autonomy   (thesis)
Chair:  Turner
Members:  Curtis

2012
Sara Rutherford     (MPH)
Evaluation of a post-discharge follow-up process on patient care in the primary care clinic: A pilot study   (thesis)
Chair:  Walker
Members:  Tufano

2012
Katherine Blondon     (MS)
The effect of financial incentives for patients on weight loss: A meta-analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Wolf
Members:  Martin

2012
Virginia Weir     (SBS)
Predictors of help-seeking behavior in adults with multiple sclerosis in the Pacific Northwest   (thesis)
Chair:  Trivedi
Members:  Johnson

2012
Sabrina Sanchez     (MCH - HSERV)
Health-related quality of life in children with intestinal failure   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Javid

2012
Marissa Robertson     (MCH - HSERV)
Associations between exposure to community public health and safety networks following the life course development model and childhood violence   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Duran

2012
Samantha Bell     (MCH - EPI)
Perinatal charcteristics, maternal reproductive history and juvenile idiopathic arthritis: a population-based study   (thesis)
Chair:  Mueller
Members:  Nelson, Bhatti

2012
Stephanie Orrico     (MCH - HSERV)
Promoting developmental screening in Yakima, WA: One group's approach to cross-sector collaboration   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Tekolste

2012
Julia Dettinger     (MCH - EPI)
Risk of infant mortality by race among premature infants at different gestational ages   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Reed

2012
Samantha Benson     (MCH - HSERV)
Exploring digital storytelling applications in the community: Implementation and impact of four community forums in King County, WA   (thesis)
Chair:  Solorio
Members:  Cheadle

2012
Amy Spieker     (MCH - EPI)
Spousal military deployment during pregnancy and adverse birth outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Davis

2012
Grace Lim     (MPH)
The association between frequency of fast food restaurant visits and diet quality   (thesis)
Chair:  Drewnowski
Members:  Aggarwal, Johnson

2012
Christopher Dale     (MPH)
Association between hospital volume and network membership and an analgesia, sedation and delirium order set quality score   (thesis)
Chair:  Fan
Members:  Curtis

2012
Kristen Bylund     (MPH)
Systematic identification and treatment of adult in-patients admitted with a history of smoking to UW Medicine.   (thesis)
Chair:  Halperin
Members:  Carlini

2012
Matthew Nguyen     (MPH)
Financial impact of failed colonoscopies   (thesis)
Chair:  Maynard
Members:  Lin

2012
Teresa Lee     (MPH)
Stakeholder analysis of the Law Enforcement Assisted Diversion (LEAD) Program   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola
Members:  Nyrop

2012
Natalie Hale     (MPH)
Promoting environmentally responsible food purchasing practices and healthy food environments at a university hospital   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola
Members:  Marcondes

2012
Jacob Gomez     (SBS)
Social support perspectives from parent and child and their association with child physical activity   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Perry

2012
Junho Jang     (MPH)
Cost and health status outcome among adult asthma patients: MEPS 2000-2009   (thesis)
Chair:  Sullivan
Members:  Chan

2012
Willa Brenowitz     (MPH)
The associations of social relationships with risk of incident amnestic and non-amnestic mild cognitive impairment in older adults   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Beresford, Kukull

2012
Dunia Faulx     (MPH)
The social determinants of health as part of the medical school curriculum: An exploratory analysis of domestic and international medical schools   (thesis)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Members:  Ryan

2012
Katherine McLean     (MPH)
Performance of HPV testing vs. cytology for cervical cancer screening in Senegal   (thesis)
Chair:  Prager
Members:  Hawes

2012
Neway Fida     (MCH - EPI)
Association of age at menarche and menstrual characteristics with incidence of asthma among reproductive age women   (thesis)
Chair:  Enquobahrie
Members:  Williams

2012
Allison Cole     (MPH)
Satisfaction of family physicians in community health centers   (thesis)
Chair:  Doescher
Members:  Chen

2012
Nicole Murray     (MPH)
Survey of non-dental providers' assessment and management of xerostomia in patients with mental health disorders   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  LeResche, Heaton

2012
Hsiang Huang     (MPH)
Depression care in a chronically ill Medicare population   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Unutzer

2012
Mijung Park     (HSP)
The Cultural Variations in Associations between Family Contexts and Late-life Depression Outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Unutzer
Members:  Takeuchi, Grembowski

2012
Patricia Ayoung-Chee     (MPH)
Trauma care beyond the hospital doors: Lessons from stroke center certification   (thesis)
Chair:  Rivara
Members:  Arbabi

2012
Deborah Gardner     (MCH - HSERV)
Prevalence and disparities of vitamin D supplementation among women of childbearing age   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Enquobahrie, Kratz

2012
Peter Blackburn     (COPHP)
Come to the waters, you who had none: Evaluating the COCEPRADIL model for demand-driven water supply and sanitation in seven communities in the Department of Lempira, Honduras   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola

2012
Vanessa Barone     (COPHP)
Fortaleza Latina Project: A fidelity assessment of a motivational interviewing intervention for increasing mammography screening rates   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield

2012
Kate Cole     (COPHP)
Increasing access to farmers markets for nutrition assistance beneficiaries: An evaluation of the Farmers Market Access Project   (capstone)
Chair:  Connell

2012
Erika Fardig     (COPHP)
Evaluating processes for latent tuberculosis follow-up among refugees in Washington State   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola

2012
Jesse Gritton     (COPHP)
Diabetes-friendly Community Kitchen Project: A sustainable approach to support and education for adults with type 2 diabetes   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep

2012
Paula Kett     (COPHP)
Perspectives on preferences for care and barriers in access to maternal health services in Mbita, Kenya   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2012
Alarmel Krishnaswamy     (COPHP)
The College-going Culture Index: Developing an instrument to evaluate school-level factors that influence postsecondary enrollment   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2012
Erin Larsen-Cooper     (COPHP)
Planning for the worst & hoping for the best: Developing transportation plans for pregnant women in Malawi   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2012
Amy Lee     (COPHP)
Developing social determinants of health curriculum for Asian Pacific Islander (API) youth: Tackling the model minority myth and its effect on API health inequities   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson

2012
Rudolf Owens     (COPHP)
An evaluation of select Seattle emergency and disaster preparedness education programs and their effectiveness in reaching Seattle's vulnerable population   (capstone)
Chair:  Buckland

2012
Valerie Pacino     (COPHP)
Ouch surfing: Building an evidence-to-policy pipeline to get killer chemicals out of couches   (capstone)
Chair:  Bezruchka

2012
Sophia Teshome     (COPHP)
The role of the Ethiopian Orthodox Church in HIV/AIDS prevention, control, and treatment: A study with SCOPE in North Gondar   (capstone)
Chair:  Walson

2012
Faye Ziegeweid     (COPHP)
Implementing the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: Strategies for ensuring full access to reproductive health care   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2012
Jiasong Yuen     (eMPH)
Cesarean section deliveries in Paraguay: A comparison of trends between 1995 and 2008   (thesis)
Chair:  Denno
Members:  Painter

2012
Erik Schweitzer     (eMPH)
The impact of the patient-centered medical home on colorectal cancer screening in a Navy primary care clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Liu
Members:  Clark

2012
Sherry Carlson     (eMPH)
A community needs assessment of youth sexual health - Kitsap County, WA   (capstone)
Chair:  Bell

2012
Jacquelyn Stastny     (eMPH)
Good to know: An implementation evaluation of a communications campaign   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter

2012
Heidi Berthoud     (eMPH)
Knowledge, attitudes, and practices surrounding water access during a cholera outbreak: A comparison of two communities in the Puerto Plata Region, Dominican Republic   (thesis)
Chair:  Johnson
Members:  Bezruchka

2012
Samantha Dyess     (eMPH)
Program evaluation of the Hepatitis Education Project: Effectiveness of hepatitis education in reducing risk behaviors among Washington's prison population   (capstone)
Chair:  Spigner

2012
Elaine Youell     (eMPH)
Evaluation of a medication therapy management program for enrollees of a self-funded preferred provider organization (PPO)   (capstone)
Chair:  Fishman
Chair:  Sullivan

2012
Marcus Grandjean     (eMPH)
Program evaluation of the MRSA Program at VA Puget Sound Health Care System   (thesis)
Chair:  Helfrich
Chair:  Karkeck
Members:  Zeliadt

2012
Glen Felias-Christensen     (eMPH)
Transition of care: Evaluating the Harborview Medical Center diabetes recent discharge clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Lessler

2012
Crystal Davis     (eMPH)
Has there been an increase in the discussion of advantages and disadvantages for PSA screening of prostate cancer from 2000 to 2010?   (thesis)
Chair:  Zeliadt
Members:  Lin

2012
Angela Anderson     (eMPH)
Research code analysis for American Indian and Alaska Native communities: Using tribal sovereignty as a tool to foster health research in American Indian and Alaska Native communities.   (capstone)
Chair:  Starks
Members:  Fishman

2012
Celine Servatius     (eMPH)
Unintended public health consequences of a zero tolerance animal bite policy in base housing   (capstone)
Chair:  Treser

2012
Rebecca Sutherland     (eMPH)
A descriptive study with recommendations regarding adult obesity in Benton & Franklin counties based on 2003-2010 BRFSS data   (thesis)
Chair:  Turner
Members:  Painter, Browning

2012
Ahmed Zaky     (eMPH)
Interventions to prevent the acquisition of resistant gram negative bacteria in critically ill patients. A systematic review and meta-analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Zeliadt
Members:  Treggiari

2012
Nandita Khera     (eMPH)
Costs of second hematopoietic cell transplantation   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko

2012
Erete Bloom     (eMPH)
Extending the hours of a pediatric fast track clinic into night shift did not decrease the aggregate length of stay or the length of stay of the high acuity patients on night shift   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Chapko

2011
Cathleen O'Farrell     (HPR)
Colorectal cancer screening provider practices study   (thesis)
Chair:  Baldwin
Members:  Phillips

2011
Rebecca Kindig Koreny     (MCH - HSERV)
Service intensity in the King County, Washington Infant Toddler Early Intervention Program: 2005 - 2007   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Sandall

2011
Nicole Yuan     (eMPH)
Childhood trauma and alcohol disorders among sexual minority American Indians and Alaska natives   (thesis)
Chair:  Duran
Members:  Wickizer

2011
Lynette Kagihara     (MCH - HSERV)
Parents' perspectives on a dental home for children with special health care needs   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Milgrom

2011
Celeste Chung     (SBS)
Qualitative program evaluation of Seattle Children's Patient Navigator Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Starks

2011
Sandra Szalay     (eMPH (MCH))
Associations of site of birth and post-traumatic distress disorder after childbirth   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Martin

2011
Amanda Harris     (MCH - HSERV)
Effects of timing and duration of prenatal enrollment in Washington Special Supplemental Nutrition Program for Women, Infants and Children (WIC) on adverse pregnancy outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  El-Bastawissi, Peters

2011
Dimitry Davydow     (HPR)
The association of comorbid depression with intensive care unit admission in patients with diabetes   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Zatzick, Grembowski

2011
Sarah McGray Smith     (SBS)
Preferences, priorities, and current practices of latrine users in Kenya: A user needs assessment   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Fleming

2011
Julia Yoshino     (MCH - EPI)
Postterm pregnancies: A population-based study of markers of potential markers of long-term neurodevelopmental morbidity and other adverse infant outcomes in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams

2011
Marlana Kohn     (MCH - HSERV)
Food insecurity, food assistance and weight status in US youth: New evidence from NHANES 2007-08   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell

2011
Wendy Ellis     (MCH - HSERV)
Identifying factors associated with regional variations in utilization of mental health services among Medicaid-eligible children in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Williams, Vander Stoep

2011
Ameera Thomas     (MCH - HSERV)
Parents' interpretation of instructions to control fluoride toothpaste application   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Lin

2011
Carrie Pettler     (MCH - HSERV)
Understanding adolescent sexual activity: An exploration of family communication and condom use among sexually active adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Walker, Hannon

2011
Nelly Kinsella     (HPAP)
Healthcare reform and King County community health centers: An analysis of organizational strategic planning   (thesis)
Chair:  Dowling
Members:  Watts

2011
Yolanda Evans     (MCH - HSERV)
Religiosity and sexual risk among African American and Caucasian youth   (thesis)
Chair:  Solorio
Members:  Richardson, Simoni

2011
Nancy Conley     (HPR)
Geographic and sociodemographic variables associated with study follow-up interruption among HIV-1-discordant couples enrolled in a longitudinal cohort in Nairobi, Kenya   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Farquhar

2011
John Ney     (HPR)
Peripheral neuropathic pain: Estimated impact on health care resources in the United States, 1997-2007, analysis using propensity score matching   (thesis)
Chair:  Hebert
Members:  Jarvik

2011
Jessica Crawford     (HPAP)
Measles vaccination coverage and timing of vaccine administration in Northern Mozambique: 1997 - 2010   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Mercer, Mokdad, Pfeiffer

2011
Jordana Pickman     (COPHP)
The importance of partnerships: A community health assessment plan for Pitkin County, Colorado   (capstone)
Chair:  Gale

2011
Hajar Kadivar     (HPR)
Physician self-report of offering non-recommended breast and colorectal cancer screening for young women   (thesis)
Chair:  Baldwin
Members:  Phillips, Berg

2011
Anna Rosenbaum     (COPHP)
Fulfilling the dream for our children: Case study analysis of a community-based initiative to eliminate racial disparities in birth outcomes   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Carlos

2011
Kathryn Bergh     (HPAP)
Transition of the universal purchasing system for childhood immunizations in Washington State   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Hayes

2011
Jennifer Schechter     (SBS)
Exploring loss to follow up among women living with HIV in prevention of mother to child transmission programs in the Valee du Bandama region of Cote d'lvoire   (thesis)
Chair:  Senturia
Members:  Robinson, Kone

2011
Britt Carlson     (HPAP)
A case study of selected primary care practices participating in the Washington Patient-Centered Medical Home Collaborative   (capstone)
Chair:  Dowling
Members:  Mauksch

2011
Alexis Gage     (MPH)
National evaluation of epidural catheter placement   (thesis)
Chair:  Rivara
Members:  Arbabi

2011
Sarah Stempski     (SBS)
Boating-related injuries and fatalities in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Quan, Bennett

2011
Amy Iacopi     (HPAP)
Washington soda tax legislation case study   (capstone)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Bell

2011
Sharon Berlin     (SBS)
Police contacts with youth enrolled in the Seattle Youth Violence Prevention Initiative   (thesis)
Chair:  Hannon
Members:  Ebel

2011
Elysia Gonzales     (SBS)
A program evaluation of Planned Parenthood of the Great Northwest's Healthy Sexuality series   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Meischke

2011
William Van Cleve     (HPR)
Unnecessary care delivery for viral bronchiolitis decreases with increasing inpatient prevalence of bronchiolitis in US pediatric hospitals   (thesis)
Chair:  Lozano
Members:  Christakis, Rivara

2011
Norah Meyerson     (COPHP)
Expanding the use of birth friendly facilities - A situation analysis in Fatuberliu, Maubara and Remexio - An assessment for Health Alliance International and the Ministry of Health in Timor-Leste   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2011
Cassalyn David     (COPHP)
Needs assessment for a rural Alaska community health center   (capstone)
Chair:  Connell

2011
Xeno Acharya     (COPHP)
Barriers and facilitators of forming an infection prevention and control program at Gondar University Hospital, North Ethiopia - a case study   (capstone)
Chair:  Rao
Members:  Bezruchka, Heller, Reason, Feleke

2011
Barbara Rose     (COPHP)
Integrating the Snohomish Health District's obesity prevention work in schools   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Thompson, Goldbaum

2011
Laila Saliba     (COPHP)
Formative research on the feasibility of web-based communication in a school-based health center   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield
Members:  Pratt

2011
Sarah Wylie     (COPHP)
Measuring community mobilization: A toolkit for community advocates and practitioners   (capstone)
Chair:  Connell

2011
Rebecca Meiksin     (COPHP)
Designing training and program evaluations for a new HIV care and support coordination programme in Namibia   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Asrat

2011
Teja Dyamenahalli     (MPH)
Education transforming community health: A process evaluation of a student-run health education program for homeless in Seattle   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola
Members:  Rosenblatt

2011
Robert Keys     (COPHP)
Implementing an adverse childhood experiences screening and counseling program   (capstone)
Chair:  Buckland
Members:  House, Ward

2011
Elana Mainer     (COPHP)
Photovoice: A manual and resource guide for health departments   (capstone)
Chair:  House

2011
Catherine Clegg-Thorp     (COPHP)
Learning from Kopanga, Kenya: A community health assessment on prenatal, delivery and postnatal care, preferences and practices   (capstone)
Chair:  House

2011
Sara Sanford     (COPHP)
Count me out: A community-based survey of LGBT Puget Sounders   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep

2011
Katherine Hess     (COPHP)
Evaluating College Access Now: A study of the effectiveness of a community-based effort to motivate and assist low-income, first-generation Seattle high schools students to go to college   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2011
Jennifer Nguyen     (COPHP)
Higher-education training manual and toolkit for refugee community leaders in Washington   (capstone)
Chair:  Bezruchka

2011
Olubunmi Akinkugbe     (eMPH)
Consistency and reliability of self-reported reproductive health behaviors among couples using the 1998 Cape Verde RHS data   (thesis)
Chair:  Pfeiffer
Members:  Painter

2011
Kimberly Arthur     (eMPH)
Experiences of care and communication in a pediatric emergency department: A comparison of Spanish-speaking and English-speaking parents   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Mangione-Smith

2011
Tina Chu     (eMPH)
Human coagulation cascade and pregnancy malaria   (thesis)
Chair:  Fried
Members:  Williams

2011
Ricardo Daher     (eMPH)
Explosion burns and concomitant injuries   (thesis)
Chair:  Ebel
Chair:  Klein
Members:  Klein

2011
Lara Diener     (eMPH)
Performance of the Integrated Management for Childhood Illness (IMCI) algorithm for diagnosis of HIV-1 infection among Kenyan infants   (thesis)
Chair:  John-Stewart
Members:  Slyker

2011
Christy Eashmond     (eMPH)
Barriers and enablers of participation in physical activity and healthy eating in African American women   (thesis)
Chair:  Buckland

2011
Karen Edwards     (eMPH)
The correlation between hand-washing training and the incidence of school days missed   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Buckland

2011
Vasanthi Gowri     (eMPH)
An analysis of 30 day readmissions to an urban community hospital   (thesis)
Chair:  Basu
Members:  Fishman

2011
Adrianna Gutierrez     (eMPH)
Evaluation of home health parties in a rural Latino population   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Coronado

2011
Rhona Jack     (eMPH)
Determination of vitamin D sufficiency as measured by tandem mass spectrometry in a pediatric population treated at Seattle Children's Hospital by comparison with parathyroid hormone   (thesis)
Chair:  Buckland
Members:  Sidbury

2011
Sami Jarrah     (eMPH)
Empirical evidence in the public health policy process: House Bill 2726, Oregon's 2009 menu labeling law   (thesis)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Watts

2011
Laurie Kavanagh     (eMPH)
The Value of Family-Centered Care: An Evaluation of the March of Dimes, Washington Chapter's Neonatal Intensive Care Unit Family Support Program at Swedish Hospital   (capstone)
Chair:  O'Malley
Members:  Cohen

2011
Barbara Kavanaugh     (eMPH)
Warts going on? Prevalence and correlates of genital warts among HIV-positive and HIV-negative Kenyan female sex workers   (thesis)
Chair:  McClelland
Members:  Manhart

2011
Jared Keefer     (eMPH)
Contributing factors to food-borne illness outbreaks pre- and post-prohibition of bare-hand-contact with ready-to-eat food in retail food service establishments   (thesis)
Chair:  Treser
Members:  Easterberg

2011
Teresa Litton     (eMPH)
Voluntary accreditation and the quality improvement process at a local health department   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Browning

2011
Kimberly Miller     (eMPH)
An evaluation of hematologic toxicity associated with weekly Docetaxel treatment of patients with metastatic breast cancer   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Gralow

2011
Randi Phelps     (eMPH)
Neurologic status and duration of survival among cardiac arrest survivors   (thesis)
Chair:  Maynard
Members:  Rea

2011
Ginger Ruddy     (eMPH)
Portable midwives' ultrasound   (capstone)
Chair:  Koklo
Chair:  Nathan

2011
Frank Scarabino     (eMPH)
Age as a risk factor in scuba diving injuries   (capstone)
Chair:  Buckland
Members:  Bezruchka

2011
Jana Sczersputowski     (eMPH)
Prevention Options for Women Equal Rights (POWER) social marketing campaign: Does awareness of campaign materials act as a factor in increasing interpersonal communication about, and intent to use, male and female condoms?   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Downer

2011
Zara Stevens     (eMPH)
Evaluation of the effectiveness of the empowerment project curriculum   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Skow

2011
Evan Sturtevant     (eMPH)
Changes in productivity and coverage for outreach workers in Lesotho   (thesis)
Chair:  Weaver
Members:  Spigner

2011
Julie White     (eMPH)
The influence of obesity on the expansion rate of small abdominal aortic aneurysms   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Duncan

2011
Megan Morris     (HPAP)
A qualitative study exploring the experiences of individuals with mobility and communication disabilities accessing primary care services: Lessons for future implementation of the medical home model   (thesis)
Chair:  Edwards
Members:  Yorkston

2011
Kassia Binkowski     (SBS)
Determinants of breastfeeding behavior among indigenous Guatemalan mothers   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Pfeiffer

2011
Shannon Harris     (MCH - HSERV)
Practitioner's perpectives on capacity building in health program partnerships: A case study   (thesis)
Chair:  Solorio
Members:  Herranz

2011
Sandy Bodner     (eMPH (MCH))
Prevalence of caries among elementary school children before and after the implementation of a school-based dental sealant program in a non-fluoridated community   (thesis)
Chair:  Mancl
Members:  Grembowski, Astley

2011
Linta Abraham     (eMPH)
Caesarean section trends in Latin America   (capstone)
Chair:  Denno

2011
Nathan Mork     (eMPH)
Indian Health Service Dental Malpractice: A Descriptive Study   (capstone)
Chair:  Milgrom
Members:  Grembowski

2011
Susan Sjoberg     (eMPH)
Antigone's Legacy: Recommendations on crisis standards for managing mass fatalities in Spokane County following an assessment of current capabilities and standards   (capstone)
Chair:  Koenig
Chair:  McCullough

2010
Yvonne Lin     (MCH - EPI)
Association of body mass index and prescription drug use in children from the medical expenditures panel survey, 2003-2006   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Bell, Rees

2010
Brandon Ong     (HPR)
Emergency risk communication in a limited English proficiency Chinese community   (thesis)
Chair:  Taylor
Members:  Tu

2010
Penelope Bennett     (eMPH)
Factors in a woman's decision whether to choose Centering Pregnancy, a new model of group prenatal care.   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Martin

2010
Heather Baldwin     (SBS)
Sexual risk behavior and sex under the influence: An event analysis of men in substance abuse treatment who have sex with women   (thesis)
Chair:  Maynard
Members:  Calsyn

2010
Mithya Lewis-Newby     (HPR)
Measuring Family Satisfaction with Care and Quality of Dying in the ICU: Does Patient Age Matter?   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Curtis

2010
Patricia Walker     (HPR)
In search of perinatal quality outcome measures: One hospital's in-depth analysis of the Adverse Outcome Index   (thesis)
Chair:  Flum
Members:  Strandjord, Benedetti

2010
Sarah Reed     (MCH - HSERV)
Who gets left behind: Adolescent well-being in Washington State military families   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Edwards

2010
Jeanene Johnson     (MCH - EPI)
Pregnancy weight gain relative to infant birthweight in adolescent pregnancy   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Rees

2010
Travis Nelson     (MCH - HSERV)
A randomized controlled trail of SMS text messages as appointment reminders in the pediatric dental setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Leggott
Members:  Bell, Berg

2010
Angela Tang     (MCH - EPI)
The effect of young maternal age on low birth weight: a comparison of adolescent primiparas and their adult sisters   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Rees

2010
Megan Kloetzel     (HPR)
Knowledge and attitudes regarding dental care in pregnancy: A survey of dental professionals and office staff   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Milgrom, Littell

2010
Heather Buesseler     (SBS)
Sociocultural factors that influence prevention of mother-to-child-transmission of HIV in Cote d'Ivoire: A qualitative inquiry   (thesis)
Chair:  Senturia
Members:  Robinson, Kone

2010
Phyllis Reed     (eMPH (MCH))
Daily mortality risk associated with acute exposure to days of high traffic congestion in the Puget Sound Region   (thesis)
Chair:  Koenig

2010
Kledia Pollo     (HPR)
Analysis of mortality in geriatric odontoid fractures   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Chapman

2010
Bonnie Strelitz     (MCH - HSERV)
Suicide risk behaviors in adolescents with disabilities: Examining the role of depressive symptoms   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Walker, Thompson

2010
Jane Edelson     (SBS)
A process evaluation of the stress management and relaxation techniques for health intervention (Health SMART): a cognitive-behavioral stress management intervention   (thesis)
Chair:  McGregor
Members:  Grembowski

2010
Ryoko Takahashi     (SBS)
Association between socioeconomic status and HIV status in urban areas in sub-saharan Africa   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Clark, Zhou

2010
Sara Vaezy     (HPAP)
Variation in Washington State hysterectomy rates: Does indication affect variation?   (capstone)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Welton

2010
Emily Purchia     (SBS)
Evaluation of maternity support services in King County, Washington: Effect of budget cuts on utilization   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Grant

2010
Joseph Benedict     (HPAP)
The tuberculosis care system of migrant urban-industrial workers in New Delhi   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Pfeiffer

2010
Stanford Ackley     (HPR)
National survey of capnography monitoring in pediatric emergency department patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Klein
Members:  Johnston

2010
Emily Rowland     (HPAP)
Survey of global rotavirus vaccine market   (capstone)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Atherly

2010
Michelle Ilitch     (MPH)
The decision-making process of men diagnosed with localized prostate cancer and the role of a nurse in helping to align patient preferences with treatment   (thesis)
Chair:  Zeliadt
Members:  Watts

2010
Pornsak Chandanabhumma     (SBS)
Space for the voice of the other?: Community representation in the scientific discourse of community-based participatory research (CBPR)   (thesis)
Chair:  Duran
Members:  Pearson, Martin

2010
Erica Coppel     (SBS)
A randomized clinical trial of pegylated interferon for acute hepatitis C in active injection drug users   (thesis)
Chair:  Wald
Members:  Wang, Patrick

2010
David Montgomery     (SBS)
Difference in dual diagnosis compared to chemical dependency in prison nursing program mothers   (thesis)
Chair:  Hannon
Members:  Trivedi, Booth-LaForce

2010
Julia Lehnert     (MCH - HSERV)
Acculturation and family cohesion: Understanding disparities in mental health service use among Latino women   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Takeuchi

2010
Lauren Carr     (HPAP)
Opportunities for the Washington Poll to inform health care policy in Washington State   (capstone)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Katz

2010
John Barrett     (MS)
Respiratory illnesses in 2009 US Army ROTC advanced camp   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Harris

2010
Pooja Tandon     (HPR)
Nutrition menu labeling may lead to lower-calorie restaurant meal choices for children   (thesis)
Chair:  Lozano
Members:  Rivara, Christakis

2010
Anne Renz     (HPAP)
How to implement cuts in the Basic Health Plan budget: A case study   (capstone)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Nicola

2010
Priyanka Randeria     (HPAP)
Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act: Maintaining Medicaid primary care reimbursement to match Medicare reimbursement at 100% starting 2017 in Washington State   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Members:  Welton

2010
Ruth Lindberg     (COPHP)
Transportation access, health care utilization, and health outcomes among urban, two-spirit American Indians   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep

2010
Robert Baker-White     (COPHP)
Meeting the Health Needs of Domestic Violence Victims: Assessing the Utilization of India's Domestic Violence Law and Health Services Preparedness in Coastal Orissa   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola
Chair:  Bezruchka

2010
Megumu Brownstein     (COPHP)
Ethnic and racial disparities in breastfeeding messages in public health clinic settings.   (capstone)
Chair:  Painter
Chair:  Thompson

2010
Kathryn Burk     (COPHP)
The Expansion of the REACH Homeless Outreach and Case Management Program: A Program Implementation Evaluation   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield

2010
Tegan Callahan     (COPHP)
Replicating Evidence-Based Health Promotion Interventions: A Case-Study of the Parent-Child Assistance Program   (capstone)
Chair:  Connell

2010
Joy Hamilton Gilroy     (COPHP)
Needs assessment for a pilot smoking cessation clinic serving the homeless population   (capstone)
Chair:  Halperin

2010
Jonathan Huang     (COPHP)
Bridging knowledge to action: A pilot curriculum module on racism and health inequalities   (capstone)
Chair:  Bezruchka

2010
Erin Hurley     (COPHP)
Knowledge and Perceptions of HIV and STIs among Peruvian Indigenous Health Practitioners   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2010
Coby Jansen     (COPHP)
Moving from Evidence to Collaboration and Action: Identifying and Addressing Causes of Pesticide Exposure among Washington State Agricultural Workers   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola

2010
Bethany Mizushima     (COPHP)
Program Evaluation of Operation Frontline, An Anti-Hunger Organization in Seattle   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep

2010
Tiffany Myers     (COPHP)
Preparing for scale-up of an integrated distribution system to last-mile communities: An occupational training for the Mozambican Ministry of Health   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2010
Jennifer Schoeppe     (COPHP)
Evaluation of diabetes education at Sea Mar Community Health Centers: Using interviews to assess patient experiences with individualized education   (capstone)
Chair:  Connell

2010
Alexandra Shirreffs     (COPHP)
Understanding barriers to routine HIV Testing: A survey of the testing knowledge, attitudes and behaviors of King County medical providers   (capstone)
Chair:  Gale

2010
Natalie Stahl     (COPHP)
Making housing first last longer: Exploring housing longevity through the lens of residents' lived experiences   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2010
Jewel Wright     (COPHP)
Designing and evaluating an effective ongoing survey on patient satifaction at Odessa Brown Children's Clinic   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola
Chair:  Thompson

2010
Nida Sieu     (HPR)
Depression and incident diabetic retinopathy: A prospective cohort study   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Lin

2010
Erin Hafer     (eMPH)
Improving mental health care for safety net populations: An examination of the general assistance unemployable mental health integration pilot   (thesis)
Chair:  Unutzer
Members:  Fishman

2010
Amardeep Mann     (eMPH)
Are there significant associations between patient socio-demographic factors, patient health status, and patient participation in health care?   (thesis)
Chair:  Astley
Members:  Grembowski

2010
Susan Richardson     (eMPH)
Effectiveness of the Teens Against Tobacco Use (TATU) program in reducing susceptibility to smoking initiation among teen participants   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner

2010
Hope Salvador     (eMPH)
An economic analysis for treating hepatitis C in a community health center in southcentral Alaska   (capstone)
Chair:  Watts

2010
Kari Stricker     (eMPH)
Obesity and the association with socioeconomic status in a cross-section of employed adults in King County, WA   (thesis)
Chair:  Beresford

2010
Allison Bishop     (eMPH)
Factors Affecting Disease-Related School Closure Policies   (capstone)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Wickizer

2010
Henry Fischer     (eMPH)
A Comparative Study of Reactogenicity of Eight Candidate Human Immunodeficiency Virus Vaccines and Placebo   (thesis)
Chair:  Duerr
Members:  Richardson

2010
Dale Sanderson     (eMPH)
Dyslipidemia Treatment in Outpatients with Schizophrenia on Atypical Antipsychotics   (thesis)
Chair:  Smith
Members:  Snowden

2010
Josiah Morse     (eMPH)
Primary Care Survey of the Value and Effectiveness of the Washington State Opioid Dosing Guideline   (capstone)
Chair:  Wickizer

2010
Kristine Stiffler     (eMPH)
Barriers to Accessing and Utilizing Pediatric Cancer Care in Resource-Poor Settings: A survey of the Uganda Cancer Institute’s pediatric inpatient ward   (capstone)
Chair:  Astley

2010
Thach Nguyen     (eMPH)
Effects of presentation of AML, de novo versus secondary, on Survival in Transplant Patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Davis

2010
Melissa Burke-Cain     (eMPH)
Are the baseline impulse control composite scores of student-athletes with Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) different from those of student-athletes who do not have Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) on the ImPACT test (Immedia   (thesis)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Wickizer

2010
Patricia Mortell     (eMPH)
The Association Between Grocery Store Location and Transportation on Fruit and Vegetable Intake of Families Participating in the WIC Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Johnson
Members:  Bruemmer

2009
Jacob Fawcett     (SBS)
Suicide preceded by domestic violence: Exploring the connections   (thesis)
Chair:  Senturia
Members:  Klawitter

2009
Katherine Comtois     (HPR)
Quality of usual care for self-inflicted injury   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Watts

2009
Selina Mohammed     (HPR)
Constructions of "Diabetes" among Urban American Indians   (thesis)
Chair:  Chrisman
Members:  Walters

2009
Douglas Opel     (HPR)
Characterization of organizational issues in pediatric clinical ethics consultation: A qualitative study   (thesis)
Chair:  Pearlman
Members:  Dudzinski, Diekema

2009
Tara Melinkovich     (COPHP)
Increasing abortion access for low-income women: An applied qualitative study of abortion terminology used in written referral materials   (capstone)
Chair:  Bekemeier

2009
Lauren Beste     (MS)
Specialty Care and Education Associated with Better Disease-Specific Knowledge but not Satisfaction with Care for Chronic Hepatitis C   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Dominitz

2009
William Weppner     (HPR)
Use of a web-based shared medical record by Medicare-aged Group Health enrollees with diabetes   (thesis)
Chair:  Ralston
Members:  Koepsell

2009
Angela Mathis     (HPR)
Implementation of ACIP/HICPAC annual influenza program recommendations in Pacific Northwest health care facilities   (thesis)
Chair:  Bekemeier
Members:  Camp

2009
Maren Olson     (HPR)
The Impact of Income and Income Inequality on Infant Health Outcomes in the United States: An Aggregate Analysis of Statewide Information   (thesis)
Chair:  Diekema
Members:  Grembowski, Elliott

2009
Steven Bradley     (HPR)
Missed Opportunities for Pharmacologic Risk Reduction of Ischemic Heart Disease   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Maynard, Bryson

2009
Kathleen McGregor     (HPR)
Evaluation of barriers - qualitative interviews of HIV late diagnosed individuals   (thesis)
Chair:  Chrisman
Members:  Kang

2009
Sharlene Joachim     (MCH - HSERV)
Use of presumptive eligibility to Investigate low referrals to Washington State's Part C early intervention program   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Sandall

2009
Yosuke Miyashita     (MCH - HSERV)
Isradipine treatment of acute hypertension in hospitalized children and adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Smith, Flynn

2009
Julia Richman     (MCH - HSERV)
Beyond reading recognition: Understanding pediatric oral health literacy   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Leggott, Mouradian

2009
Jane Yi     (MCH - HSERV)
Adverse birth outcomes among Foreign-born vs. US-born Korean women compared to non-Hispanic White women   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Boutain

2009
Chami Arachchi     (SBS)
Stigma and discrimination experienced by women who are infected and affected by HIV/AIDS in West Bengal, India   (thesis)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Members:  Spigner

2009
Brooke Latzke     (MCH - HSERV)
Spirometry in the primary care setting: An assessment of baseline quality of flow-volume curves   (thesis)
Chair:  Stout
Members:  Rees, Mangione-Smith

2009
Emily Yette     (SBS)
Increased risk of substance use, abuse, and need for treatment among lesbian, gay, and bisexual adults in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Maynard
Members:  Spigner

2009
Jonathan DeShazo     (HPR)
Mobile devices as platforms for type 2 diabetes '‘edutainment" games: Design & consideration as a health intervention   (thesis)
Chair:  Turner
Members:  Pratt

2009
Francesca Holme     (SBS)
The role of diet in organophosphate pesticide exposure in children in the Lower Yakima Valley   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Coronado

2009
Laura Chavez     (SBS)
The effect of case-mix adjustment on patient experience measures and community health center performance   (thesis)
Chair:  Rodriguez
Members:  Solorio

2009
Elizabeth Knaster     (SBS)
Risk factors for protection order failure   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Grembowski, Kernic

2009
Katherine Murray     (SBS)
Acceptability of human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccination among Latino parents   (thesis)
Chair:  Coronado
Members:  Taylor

2009
Alison Roberts     (HPR)
Improving the quality of care of metabolic risk factors among outpatients with schizophrenia in a large, county public mental health system, 2007 to 2008   (thesis)
Chair:  Unutzer
Members:  Srebnik

2009
Quynh Bui     (HPR)
Acculturation and the prevalence of back and neck problems among Latino-Americans   (thesis)
Chair:  Taylor
Members:  Doescher

2009
Lindsay Jenkins     (SBS)
Risk factors for nonfatal overdose at Seattle-area needle exchanges   (thesis)
Chair:  Maynard
Members:  Harrison

2009
Naseem Bazargan     (COPHP)
Addressing the shortage of dental providers for low-income and uninsured populations in Washington State: Dental licensing, internationally trained dentists, and policy considerations   (capstone)
Chair:  House
Chair:  Thompson

2009
Joseph Campe     (COPHP)
Workplace health and safety of Latino immigrant cedar block cutters   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2009
Claire Cole     (COPHP)
Responding to the two-child norm: Barriers and opportunities in the campaign to combat target-oriented population policies in the post-ICPD India   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Chair:  Bezruchka

2009
Joshua Fogt     (COPHP)
Training to promote equity and social justice through public policy in King County   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2009
Madeleine Frey     (COPHP)
Because most women don't have sex with themselves: A qualitative study of young males' knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors around Emergency Contraception   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield

2009
Julie Loughran     (COPHP)
Cradleboards: Ensuring infant and cultural survival   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield

2009
Erin McCormick     (COPHP)
Vulnerable at transition: Screening for depression in 6th grade students   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep

2009
Kyle Nagle     (COPHP)
Making waves: Developing Odessa Brown's Clinic's physical activity program   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola

2009
Catherine Rizos     (COPHP)
Exploring issues of adolescent vision health: A pilot vision screening and optometric intervention at Garfield High School   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2009
Molly Ryan     (COPHP)
Tobacco-free pharmacies in Washington State: Assessing the attitudes, opinions, and practices of the phamacy community   (capstone)
Chair:  Halperin

2009
Rachel Schwartz     (COPHP)
The Train the Trainer model as an effective heath promotion tool: A pilot project to increase cervical health awareness and action in the Latina community   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson

2009
Lisa Schafer     (COPHP)
Health capacity building for malaria prevention in Western Ghana   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2009
Erika Strong     (COPHP)
Marshallese community tuberculosis education planning   (capstone)
Chair:  Thompson

2009
Carmen Washington     (COPHP)
A process evaluation of the community of potters health and development project   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2009
Naomi Wilson     (eMPH)
A qualitative analysis of a collaborative partnership developed by the International District Housing Alliance (IDHA) Community Action for a Renewed Environment (CARE) project   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle

2009
Jeffrey Lane     (HPR)
A survey of health facility accreditation and quality improvement programs in East Africa   (thesis)
Chair:  Hagopian
Members:  Barnhart

2009
Erin Barry     (COPHP)
Health census of the village of Bwiza, Rwanda   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2009
Ann Heitkemper     (eMPH (MCH))
Environmental sampling for Cryptococcus gattii in case-associated areas of Washington State and analysis of occurrence in the Pacific Northwest   (thesis)
Chair:  Meschke
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Williams

2009
Julie Trumm     (eMPH (MCH))
Educating pregnant women about the risks of fish consumption and mercury : are Oregon mothers getting the information they need?   (thesis)
Chair:  Burbacher
Members:  Williams

2009
Olusegun Jegede     (eMPH (MCH))
Effects of Washington State Emergency Contraceptive Policy on Unintended Pregnancy   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Wickizer, Williams

2009
Gregory Roth     (HPR)
Awareness, coverage, and control of high cholesterol: A global perspective   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Lim, Mokdad

2009
Pamela Webb     (eMPH)
Compliance with obtaining surveillance cultures in accordance with a hospital MRSA protocol   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Grembowski

2009
Shannon Roosma-Goldstein     (eMPH)
Teaching Child Care Providers About Bloodborne Pathogens Online   (capstone)
Chair:  Bekemeier

2009
John Cowden     (eMPH)
Race and Ethnicity in the Diagnosis of Childhood Obesity   (thesis)
Chair:  Ebel

2009
Helen Corcoran     (eMPH)
Seasonality of Hemoglobin A1c and Lipids in the Greater Tacoma, WA Area   (thesis)
Chair:  Evans
Members:  Brocke

2009
Norma Haulman     (eMPH)
Use of a Live Educational Program to Increase Provider Reporting to the GeoSentinel Disease Surveillance System: A Model for Bioterrorism Education   (thesis)
Chair:  Duchin

2009
Muriel Codd     (eMPH)
Utilization of Primary Care Physician services in the Medicaid eligible adult population of a Community Mental Health Agency in Thurston County, Washington.   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Buckland

2009
Azita Kamkar     (eMPH (MCH))
Rapid Identification of Methicillin Resistant Staphylococcus aureus By Polymerase Chain Reaction; Prevention of Transmission in a Hospital setting.   (thesis)
Chair:  Clarridge
Members:  Mancl

2009
Andrea Parrish     (eMPH)
Two Approaches for Palliative Surgery in Hypoplastic Left Heart Complex   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer

2009
Richard Newman     (eMPH)
Predictors of consistent condom use during insertive and receptive anal sex among men who have sex with men   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Duerr

2009
Carrie Trujillo     (eMPH (MCH))
Secondary Analysis of HIV Medication Adherence in China (Project ARC, Adherence Research in China)   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Mancl

2008
Jennifer Hoock     (HPR)
Using evidence-based medicine to improve health care for Northwest AI/AN: A feasibility study of a model for EBP   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Wolf, Kim

2008
Peter Sevareid     (HPR)
Multi-center, diagnostic duplex Doppler ultrasound vs. carotid artery angiogram correlation in patients screening for carotid artery stenting trials   (thesis)
Chair:  Rice
Members:  Beach

2008
Kelly Randels     (COPHP)
Using HIV testing in TB patients as an entry point to integrated TB/HIV care Collaboration with the Centre for Infectious Disease Research in Zambia   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2008
Gwen Ambler     (SBS)
Qualitative evaluation of a Planned Parenthood training for HIV testing and education   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Downer

2008
John Scoggins     (MS)
A Rate-of-Return Test of Third-Party Payor Efficiency   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Conrad

2008
Anna Rubinsky     (MS)
Screening for Risk of Alcohol Dependence Using Stratum-Specific Likelihood Ratios   (thesis)
Chair:  Bradley
Members:  Maynard, Kivlahan

2008
Yasmin Barrios     (COPHP)
Risk Factors for Non-Infectious Diseases in Lima & Callao, Peru Collaboration with the Peruvian Ministry of Health   (capstone)
Chair:  Vander Stoep

2008
Peter Choi     (COPHP)
Nutrition survey of food consumption among women of reproductive age and preschool children in Ghana Collaboration with the Kintampo Health Research Center, Ghana   (capstone)
Chair:  Gorstein

2008
Casey China     (COPHP)
Enhancing the WAPIFASA Prevention Program Handbook Collaboration with the Washington Asian/Pacific Islander Families Against Substance Abuse, Seattle   (capstone)
Chair:  Buckland

2008
Emily DeRiel     (COPHP)
Evaluation of Washington State Take Charge program Collaboration with Northwest Health Law Advocates, Seattle   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2008
Kalayaan Domingo     (COPHP)
Incorporating Chronic Disease Management into the Harborview Community House Call Program Collaboration with Interpreter Services, Harborview Medical Center, Seattle   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola

2008
Jessica Gleckel     (COPHP)
Program Evaluation of Flora Tristan's SISMU (Integrated Women's Center) Collaboration with Flora Tristan Organization, Lima, Peru   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2008
Amelia Knopf     (COPHP)
An Ethnographic Assessment of King County Residents at Risk of Exposure to Avian Influenza Collaboration with PHSKC   (capstone)
Chair:  Bekemeier

2008
Alison Moore     (COPHP)
An Implementation Evaluation of Birth Friendly Facilities in Timor-Leste Collaboration with Health Alliance International, Dili, Timor-Leste   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2008
Colleen Osterhaus     (COPHP)
A Documentary Video of Birth Friendly Facilities in Timor-Leste Collaboration with Health Alliance International, Dili, Timor-Leste   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2008
Annie Kirk     (COPHP)
Policy Analysis of Firearm Safety Legislation in Washington State Collaboration with PHSKC-- Injury Prevention Unit & Harborview Injury Prevention & Research Center, Seattle   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2008
Cynthia Sousa     (COPHP)
Understanding the Effects of the Israeli Occupation of the West Bank on the Health of Palestinian People Collaboration with the Palestinian Medical Relief Society, Ramallah, Palestine   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2008
Howard French     (COPHP)
Pandemic Influenza Preparedness Collaboration with PHSKC   (capstone)
Chair:  House

2008
Amanat Yosha     (HPR)
Contraceptive self-efficacy among female adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Prager
Members:  Phillips

2008
John Scoggins     (MS)
PhD Economics Dissertation at University of Florida: Utility-Sponsored Energy Conservation Programs: An Economic Welfare Analysis   (dissertation)

2008
Helene Grow     (HPR)
State physical activity policy mandate: Is it associated with changes in student report of physical activity?   (thesis)
Chair:  Lozano
Members:  Rivara, Johnson, Saelens

2008
Karthik Balakrishnan     (HPR)
Measuring baseline disease burden and predicting treatment outcomes using composite indices of sleep apnea severity   (thesis)
Chair:  Yueh
Members:  Weaver, Lafferty

2008
Sarah Lesko     (HPR)
Medicare access: National and state-specific primary care physician acceptance of new medicare patients in 2006   (thesis)
Chair:  Fink
Members:  Chen

2008
Elena Shephard     (HPR)
Disaster preparedness: Are retired physicians willing to help?   (thesis)
Chair:  Klein
Members:  Thompson

2008
Stephen Thielke     (MS)
Transition Probabilities Among States of Self-Rated Health and Depression in a Cohort of Older Adults   (thesis)
Chair:  Unutzer
Members:  Diehr

2008
Denise Albano     (SBS)
Cortisol response to a brief laboratory stressor in women at elevated risk for breast cancer   (thesis)
Chair:  McGregor
Members:  Thompson

2008
Aimee Verrall     (SBS)
Social determinants of help-seeking behavior for hearing loss in older adults in Beaver Dam, Wisconsin   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Gates

2008
Tovi Avnon     (HPR)
Motivation to quit smoking among pregnant and non-pregnant women   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Halperin

2008
Allison Stover Fiscalini     (SBS)
Social functioning among long-term survivors of hematopoietic stem cell transplant   (thesis)
Chair:  Moinpour
Members:  Syrjala

2008
Emily Firman     (SBS)
Connecting gender norms and sexual behavior among Indigenous people of the Peruvian jungle region: Culture, structure, and relationship   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Chair:  Morrison
Members:  Bezruchka

2008
Katarzyna Alderman     (SBS)
Analysis of communication behaviors between callers with llimited English proficiency (LEP) and 9-1-1 dispatchers   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Coronado

2008
Bonnie Burlingham     (SBS)
Women living in a Harm Reduction Housing Project: Who are they and why do they stay or leave housing?   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Marlatt

2008
Alexander Thompson     (HPR)
Sociodemographic and clinical factors associated with depression in epilepsy   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Taylor

2008
William Wulsin     (MPH)
Macro and micro nutrients with HIV-care in Sub-Saharan Africa: Current perspectives on what, when, and why   (capstone)
Chair:  Gorstein
Chair:  Downer

2008
Catherine Berglund     (MCH - HSERV)
Examination of the beliefs and attitudes of pregnant Hispanic nulliparous women regarding the use of epidural anesthesia   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Norris

2008
Tracy Brazg     (MCH - HSERV)
Our Community in Focus: The use of photovoice for youth-driven substance abuse assessment and health promotion   (thesis)
Chair:  Bekemeier
Members:  Spigner

2008
Troy Hull     (MCH - HSERV)
Establishing a dental home: What determines age at a child's first dental visit?   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Leggott, Slayton

2008
Rebecca Osborn     (MCH - HSERV)
Providers' expressed need to care for Somali families: A case study of Children's Hospital and Regional Medical Center, Seattle   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Romich

2008
Shelby Wilson     (MCH - HSERV)
Variations in year of maternal age and maternal birthweight among women who deliver infants with Gastroschisis in Washington State, 1987-2006   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Chabra, Emanuel

2008
Allison Klune     (MCH - HSERV)
The experiences and practices of public health nurses surrounding pediatric injury prevention education.   (thesis)
Chair:  Bekemeier
Members:  Schiff

2008
Lisa Williams     (MS)
Depression and incident lower limb amputation in veterans with diabetes   (thesis)
Chair:  Reiber
Members:  Maynard, Etzioni

2008
Eva Crim     (eMPH (MCH))
Welcome home baby : assessing the needs of all new mothers in Kitsap County through a home visitation program   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Baseman

2008
Jeremy Johnson     (eMPH)
Urine culture in the primary care management of urinary tract infections in adult females: Does it decrease follow-up visits?   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Stamm

2008
Lisa Kercher     (eMPH)
Maternal risk factors associated with low birth weight in Montana   (thesis)
Chair:  Daniell
Members:  Helgerson

2008
Arlene Hoffman     (eMPH (MCH))
Washington State pediatricians' breastfeeding knowledge, attitudes and practices   (thesis)
Chair:  Johnson
Members:  Bekemeier

2008
Khadijah Nuhu     (IHP)
A qualitative assessment of male involvement and programmatic inclusion in women's health programs in Kano State, Nigeria   (thesis)

2008
Devora Chavez     (eMPH (MCH))
Stopping slurs in secondary schools : the impact of a training on educator awareness, preparedness, and intervention when students use homophobic language   (thesis)
Chair:  Ensign
Members:  Buckland

2008
Nanette Smith     (eMPH)
High Hopes: An Evaluation of Quality of Care and Utilization Outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Grembowski

2008
Judith Becher     (eMPH)
Diabetes Outcomes among Oregon Medicaid Patients with Severe Mental Illness after Loss of Mental Health Benefits   (thesis)
Chair:  Liu
Members:  Grembowski

2008
Jordis Clark     (eMPH)
A Comparison of the Amount of Food Utilization by Recipients of Charitable Food Box Distribution Programs in Anchorage, Alaska   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Bekemeier

2008
Christopher Halsell     (eMPH)
Project to provide FluMist, an intranasal influenza vaccine, to local health jurisdictions for the 2007-2008 flu season. A public health practice evaluation.   (capstone)
Chair:  Wickizer

2008
Amy Myrtue Nelson     (eMPH)
Decline in Subjective Global Assessment Score, Hospitalization, and Death in New Start Hemodialysis Patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Bruemmer
Members:  Peck

2008
Patricia Cassidy     (eMPH)
Population-Based Prevalence and Characteristics of Nontuberculous Mycobacterial Disease in Oregon: 2005-2006   (capstone)
Chair:  Mayer

2008
Crystal Gust     (eMPH)
Knowledge, Attitudes, and Beliefs of American Indian Families About Infant Feeding and Physical Activity   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Mancl

2008
Susan Lakey     (eMPH)
Improving Medication Management Support for Older Adults Soo Borson-the UW committee faculty member   (thesis)
Chair:  Gray

2008
Libby Page     (eMPH)
Access to Antiretroviral Therapy and Disease Progression among Black African Immigrants in King County, WA   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum

2008
Natalie Koncz     (eMPH)
Preparing Tomorrow's Physician Assistants to Practice Evidence Based Medicine: A Curriculum Assessment at MEDEX NW   (thesis)
Chair:  Brocke
Members:  Evans

2008
Alison Shigaki     (eMPH)
Preferences for Smoking Cessation Resources and Support among Chinese and Vietnamese Current and Former Smokers.   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Tu

2008
Stephen Himley     (eMPH)
Development of a Tool To Evaluate Household Water Treatment and Safe Storage Technologies Via the Analytic Hierarchy Process and Expert Elicitation Based on Factors Influencing Acquisition and Continued Use   (thesis)
Chair:  Meschke
Members:  Quick

2008
Erika Nuerenberg-Melroy     (eMPH)
Case Study: Trans Fat Ban in Restaurants and Menu Labeling Regulation for Chain Restaurants - King County Board of Health, King County, Washington   (capstone)
Chair:  Wiesner
Members:  Nicola

2007
Kathy Gibbs     (eMPH)
Characteristics of Washington State veterans who did and did not use Department of Veterans Affairs healthcare   (thesis)
Chair:  Maynard
Members:  Martin

2007
Denys Williams     (COPHP)
Worksite wellness at Antioch Bible Church   (capstone)
Chair:  Connell

2007
Marleyse Borchard     (SBS)
Marital income inequality and depression in middle-aged women   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Rose

2007
Rebeca Alvarado Martin     (IHP)
Influences on construction health and safety programs, practices, and attitudes in Costa Rica   (thesis)
Chair:  Keifer
Members:  O'Malley

2007
Edith Mukisa     (IHP)
Assessing Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Needs of Parents in Rural Central Uganda   (thesis)
Chair:  Shell-Duncan
Members:  Katz

2007
Charles Mayer     (HPR)
Health care costs and participation in the EnhanceWellness program   (thesis)
Chair:  Phelan
Members:  Sullivan, LoGerfo

2007
Steven Vannoy     (HPR)
The relationship between suicide ideation and late-life depression   (thesis)
Chair:  Unutzer
Members:  Ciechanowski

2007
Jennifer Garcelon     (eMPH)
Effectiveness of the Clallam County household hazardous waste education campaign between 1999-2005   (thesis)
Chair:  Treser
Members:  Oberle

2007
Anne Fiedler     (IHP)
A retrospective look at the sexual and HIV-preventive behaviours of Ugandan adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Pfeiffer, Mercer

2007
Benjamin Stubbs     (IHP - EPI)
The Treatment Partner Program and Adherence to HAART in Central Mozambique Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Pfeiffer, Micek

2007
Kym Ahrens     (HPR)
Foster care youth with adult mentors during adolescence have improved adult outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Lozano
Members:  Richardson, Rivara

2007
Angeline Fujioka     (IHP)
Exploring the health seeking behavior of female sex workers in Belize   (thesis)
Chair:  Brentlinger

2007
Bliss Castellano     (IHP)
Giving youth a voice: Identifying life concerns through photography   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer

2007
Sarah Burnett     (SBS)
Evaluation of a Life-Skills Based Education HIV/AIDS education program in Manzini, Swaziland   (thesis)
Chair:  Weaver
Members:  Gugerty

2007
Carol Rockhill     (HPR)
Social skills and social support as mediators between comorbid depressive and conduct problems and functional outcomes in middle school children   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Vander Stoep, McCauley

2007
Diana Lowry     (SBS)
A community-based participatory feasibility assessment of the South Puget Intertribal Planning Agency's comprehensive Cancer Control Path-to-Follow Workshop   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  Moinpour, Guthrie

2007
Erica Oberg     (HPR)
Pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic associations with survival and rehospitalization among Washington State Medicaid myocardial infarction survivors   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Fitzpatrick

2007
Yan Guo     (SBS)
Overweight, smoking, and quality of life among adolescents in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Topolski

2007
Shelagh Baird     (COPHP)
Food security and HIV/AIDS in Mozambique: A program evaluation   (capstone)
Chair:  Gorstein
Chair:  Bezruchka

2007
Lisa Cline     (eMPH)
Evaluation of a sexually transmitted disease, HIV, and teen pregnancy prevention program: Are there distinctions by race and gender?   (thesis)
Chair:  Weaver
Members:  Sappington

2007
Leena Bitar     (MCH - HSERV)
Barriers to obtaining needed dental treatment for Head Start children in Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Leggott, Slayton

2007
Mei Ling Ellis     (MCH - HSERV)
Is there an association between disordered eating behaviors and suicide ideation among adolescent girls sampled in The Washington Longitudinal Study of Adolescent Health Wave II?   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Thompson, Gilchrist

2007
Harriet Dumba     (IHP)
Knowledge and attitudes around HIV/AIDS in an on-going conflict setting: Southern Sudan   (thesis)
Chair:  Hagopian
Members:  Gonzales

2007
Katherine Potter     (IHP)
Mitigating the Maoist conflict: The impact of civil war on health promotion NGOs in Nepal   (thesis)
Chair:  Gorstein
Members:  Bezruchka, Pfeiffer

2007
DeAnn Cromp     (SBS)
Barriers and facilitators to smoking cessation among homeless populations   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Starks, Halperin

2007
Wilfredo Martin Casapia Morales     (IHP - EPI)
Sexual risk and lack of circumcision associated with HIV and HSV-2 infection in men who have sex with men in Peru   (thesis)
Chair:  Hawes
Members:  Hughes, Celum

2007
Kristi Linsenmayer     (MCH - HSERV)
Prenatal dental care and subsequent preventive oral health care in urban American Indian and Alaska Native children   (thesis)
Chair:  Lewis
Members:  Huebner, Slayton

2007
Meghann Moore     (MCH - HSERV)
Is there an association between waist circumference and type II diabetes or impaired glucose tolerance in adolescents?   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Gorstein

2007
Elizabeth Tinker     (MCH - HSERV)
What factors contribute to and detract from PHN's delivering pediatric environmental risk reduction education in the home setting? A process evaluation of ERRNIE   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  De Castro, Butterfield

2007
Lonny Born     (MCH - HSERV)
Neighborhood effects and depression: Associations with adolescents' sexual behavior   (thesis)
Chair:  Zimmerman
Members:  Gugerty, Bell

2007
Patricia Francis Gerstel     (HPR)
Association between the AUDIT-C Questionnaire, a surrogate marker of alcohol intake, and adverse diabetic self care behaviors in VA primary care diabetic patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Bradley
Members:  Fihn

2007
Aimee Spevak     (SBS)
Sexually transmitted infections in at-risk young adults: Can mentoring make a difference?   (thesis)
Chair:  Manhart
Members:  Hartfield

2007
Tori Lallemont     (MCH - HSERV)
Voluntary mental health treatment laws for minors and length of inpatient stay   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Wickizer, Mastroianni

2007
Irene Rosen     (eMPH)
Young Military Women's Knowledge about Chlamydia a nd the Most Prevalent Sexual Risk-Taking Behaviors within This Population   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Kurth

2007
Alison Pyle     (SBS)
Perinatal periods of risk among American Indian/Alaska Native and white populations in three Pacific Northwest states, 2000-2004: Evidence of population disparities   (thesis)
Chair:  Boutain
Members:  Schiff, Duran

2007
Deborah Arthur     (eMPH)
Evaluating a social support intervention for Latina survivors of intimate partner violence   (thesis)
Chair:  Seifer
Members:  Bekemeier

2007
Emmy Atwood     (eMPH)
Incidence of low birth weight for Duval County residents living near municipal incinerator ash   (thesis)
Chair:  Daniell
Members:  Burbacher

2007
Keith Higman     (eMPH)
Development of a Toolkit for Implementing the Protocol for Assessing Community Excellence in Environmental Health (PACE-EH)   (capstone)
Chair:  Treser

2007
Diana Hull     (eMPH)
A community health clinic project assessing risk perceptions for diabetes among Hispanic youth   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Grembowski

2007
Emilyjo Rajotte     (eMPH)
Longitudinal randomized control trial: Change in the severity of post-traumatic concerns between intervention and control groups; Secondary data analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Zatzick
Members:  Mancl

2007
Sergio Steele     (eMPH)
Emergency response protocols for jail health services in Seattle King County Correctional Facility   (thesis)
Chair:  Oberle
Members:  Beaton

2007
Raana Zahid     (IHP)
Gender reform action plan--A breakthrough for Paskastani women? A policy research using Health Rights of Women Assessment Instrument (HeRWAI)   (thesis)
Chair:  Katz

2007
Jacquelyn Hansen     (IHP)
What factors affect vitamin A food consumption and knowledge? A secondary analysis of a nutritional intervention in rural Zimbabwe   (thesis)
Chair:  Gorstein
Members:  Spigner

2007
Sara Donahue     (MCH - EPI)
Prevalence and predictors of prepregnancy physical activity: Results from the pregnancy risk assessment monitoring system   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Zimmerman, Starr

2007
Vivian Goodell     (eMPH)
Antibody response to oncogenic proteins p53, HER-2/neu, and topoisomerase IIalpha : serologic markers diagnosis and assessing prognosis in ovarian cancer   (thesis)
Chair:  Urban
Members:  Disis, McIntosh

2007
Beth Epstein     (eMPH (MCH))
A comparision of access to prenatal care for rural vs non-rural women in Oregon   (thesis)
Chair:  Grant
Members:  Schiff

2007
Beth Lipton     (eMPH)
Education and Prevention of Zoonotic Diseases by Veterinarians in King County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  DiGiacomo
Members:  Hopkins

2007
Carl Morris     (eMPH)
The Effect of Family Medicine Training in Community Health Centers on Physician Recruitment and Retention to Health Physician Shortage Areas   (thesis)
Chair:  Rosenblatt
Members:  Stevens

2007
Benjamin Sanders     (eMPH)
History and Physical Examination findings in Acute Low Back Pain Are Not Associated with MRI Findings of Clinically Relevant Disc Herniation or Spinal Stenosis   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Heagerty

2007
Holly Smith     (eMPH)
The Prevalance of Chronic Pain in Recipients of In-Home Supportive Services in Yolo County California.   (thesis)
Chair:  Jensen
Members:  Ehde

2007
Daniel Malone     (eMPH)
* Assessing Criminal History As A Predictor Of Future Housing Success For Homeless Adults With Behavioral Health Disorders   (thesis)
Chair:  Lovell
Members:  Thompson

2007
Ginevra Deianni     (eMPH)
Measuring the availability of American Sign Language Interpreters and the impact of their absence in the Seattle metro-area medical community.   (thesis)
Chair:  Kinne
Members:  Sappington

2007
Douglas Maurer     (eMPH)
A Randomized Controlled Trial of Manual/Manipulative Therapy for Acute Low Back Pain in Active Duty Military Personnel: A Pilot Study   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Edwards

2007
Robert Nathan     (eMPH)
* Therapeutic Impact of CT of the Appendix in a Community Hospital Emergency Department   (thesis)
Chair:  Blackmore
Members:  Jarvik

2007
Lisa Moore     (eMPH)
Nutrition and Physical Activity - State Interventions & Comparisons   (capstone)
Chair:  Wickizer

2006
Richard Phillips     (HPR)
Review of public policy on the reporting of medical errors   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Carlson, Watts

2006
Sarah Pulliam     (SBS)
A client-centered program evaluation of an adult day health program for people living with AIDS   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Shiu-Thornton

2006
Jennie Bowen     (SBS)
The association between travel distance and cardiac outcomes among veterans in the VHA system   (thesis)
Chair:  Sales
Members:  Mayer

2006
Brooke Ike     (SBS)
Medical interpreter roles   (thesis)
Chair:  Shiu-Thornton
Members:  Senturia, Pierre-Louis

2006
Gina Keppel     (SBS)
Young adult depression and college enrollment status   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Kinne

2006
Moira Mar-Tang     (SBS)
An exploratory study on a mindfulness-based stress reduction program (MBSR) on the quality of life   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Marlatt

2006
Thuy Vu     (SBS)
Impact evaluation of a month-long direct-to-consumer colon cancer awareness month campaign   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  Meischke

2006
Nancy Morden     (HPR)
Implications of part D for mentally ill dual eligibles: A challenge for Medicare in its expanding role as manager of mental health benefits   (thesis)
Chair:  Sullivan
Members:  Saver, Larson

2006
D Berlin     (eMPH)
Pediatric palliative care : caregiver's perception of child's quality of life and the family impact of respite care at George Mark Children's House   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Williams

2006
Nerissa Bauer     (HPR)
Childhood bullying involvement and exposure to intimate partner violence   (thesis)
Chair:  Lozano
Members:  Rivara, Herrenkohl

2006
Julie Richards     (HPR)
HSV-2 serologic testing in an HMO population: Acceptance and psychosocial sequelae   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Wald, Meier

2006
Ian Maki     (SBS)
For better or for worse: Societal health and same-sex marriage bans   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Fitzpatrick, Patrick

2006
Rama Oskouian     (MCH - HSERV)
Does distribution of dentists in New Hampshire affect access and quality of dental care received by children enrolled in Medicaid?   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Milgrom

2006
Yingying Zhou     (SBS)
Impact evaluation for China Youth Reproductive Health Project-- The effects of the life-planning skills training program.   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Mercer

2006
Lesley Steinman     (SBS)
An outcome evaluation of the REACH (Racial and Ethnic Approaches to Communty Health) coalition of Seattle and King County   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Chrisman

2006
Sara Wood     (IHP)
"Unless we small people do something:" HIV and youth volunteerism in Swaziland   (thesis)
Chair:  Hagopian
Members:  Bezruchka

2006
Fredy Canchihuaman     (IHP - EPI)
An Internet-based Continuing Medical Education Intervention in Sexually Transmitted Diseases for Physicians and Midwives in Peru   (thesis)
Members:  Holmes

2006
Donna Denno     (IHP)
Risk factors for sporadic bacterial and parasitic enteric infections in children   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gorstein

2006
Sarah Gimbel-Sherr     (IHP - EPI)
Using nurses to identify HAART eligible patients: results of a time series analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Mock, Micek, Koepsell

2006
Peter Cherutich     (IHP - EPI)
Correlates of condom use and HIV-1 infection among female adolescents attending reproductive health clinics in Nairobi   (thesis)
Chair:  Farquhar
Members:  Brentlinger

2006
Laura Gottlieb     (HPR)
Food insecurity and obesity in Spanish and English-speaking WIC clients: An analysis of King County WIC food insecurity survey data 2003   (thesis)
Chair:  Johnson
Members:  Bruemmer

2006
Ken Linnau     (MS)
Identifying cervical spine injuries from blunt trauma: Initial computed tomography imaging versus initial radiography   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Mirza, Blackmore

2006
Latonya Trotter     (SBS)
The socioeconomic status and adiposity relationship: Does it depend on race/ethnicity or SES measure?   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  Beresford

2006
Margaret Brooks     (HPR)
Prevalence and predictors of preseason conditioning among high school athletes in selected spring sports   (thesis)
Chair:  Rivara
Members:  Schiff, Koepsell

2006
Jason Mendoza     (HPR)
Dietary energy density is associated with selected predictors of obesity in U. S. children   (thesis)
Chair:  Christakis
Members:  Liu, Rivara

2006
Pamela Kohler     (HPR)
Inclusion of birth control teaching in formal sexual education: Implications for abstinence-only-policy   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Manhart

2006
Kathy Moscou     (IHP)
The role of support groups in management of chronic disease in Western Cape, South Africa   (thesis)
Chair:  Pfeiffer
Members:  Shiu-Thornton

2006
Mina Halpern     (IHP)
"I have AIDS, so listen up": Advocacy of People Living with HIV in Bolivia   (thesis)
Chair:  Hagopian
Members:  Katz

2006
Masako Calico     (IHP)
Does number of Community Health Worker influence immunization coverage in rural Bangladesh?   (thesis)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Members:  Mock

2006
Ira Stollak     (IHP)
Truckers, chavas, and cachimbas: Rapid evaluation of the HIV risk and social capital of long-haul truckers on the Mexico-Belize frontier   (thesis)
Chair:  Brentlinger
Members:  Gonzales

2006
Victoria Hughes     (HPR)
Self identification of a mental health concern as a subsequent predictor of a mental health diagnosis   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Hughes

2006
Traci Arnold     (COPHP)
Involving parents at Roosevelt High School in 9th grade sex education   (capstone)
Chair:  Buckland

2006
Sara Barker     (COPHP)
Tres Historias de la Vida: developing a Latino community-based participatory play to increase diabetes awareness   (capstone)
Chair:  Chrisman
Chair:  Thompson

2006
Andrew Bryant     (COPHP)
Community drama and street theater for maternal and newborn health promotion in Timor-Leste, East Timor   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz
Chair:  Mercer

2006
Stacy Delong     (COPHP)
Built for health: a community activity assessment at High Point   (capstone)
Chair:  Katz

2006
Jennifer Louch     (COPHP)
Developing protocols for non-medical staff to manage medical crisis in a housing first model   (capstone)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Chair:  House

2006
Deborah Hinchey     (COPHP)
Needs assessment: physical activity programs for Asian/Pacific Islander and African American women cancer survivors   (capstone)
Chair:  Buckland

2006
Polly Jirkovsky     (COPHP)
A tale of two cities: what can Seattle learn from Vancouver's drug policies   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2006
Oma McLaughlin     (COPHP)
Engaging community around early childhood development: presenting school-readiness indicators in three school districts   (capstone)
Chair:  House

2006
Anya Nartker     (COPHP)
Developing and revising family life and sexual health lesson plans   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola

2006
Carrie Norbeck     (COPHP)
Live Outside the Box: a public education campaign to reduce television viewing and improve health in King County children   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield

2006
Robin Read-Ochoa     (COPHP)
Health insurance outreach for Latino immigrant children in Washington's rural areas   (capstone)
Chair:  Connell

2006
Sarah Ross-Viles     (COPHP)
Healthy air survey of King County Housing Authority   (capstone)
Chair:  Halperin

2006
Camille Samujh     (COPHP)
Evaluation of safe storage of firearms training module for health care providers   (capstone)
Chair:  Bezruchka

2006
Zeynep Shorter     (COPHP)
Working in two reproductive health programs, Istanbul, Turkey   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2006
Carrie Sopher     (COPHP)
Peer-based sexuality education: an evaluation of Planned Parenthood's Teen Council   (capstone)
Chair:  Nicola

2006
Alejandro Varela     (COPHP)
Health education for limited English proficient populations: program implementation in a health care setting   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield

2006
Janet Vhugen     (COPHP)
The Global Fund to fight HIV/AIDS, TB and malaria: an evaluation of four grants, Geneva, Switzerland   (capstone)
Chair:  Hagopian

2006
Thomas Jaenicke     (eMPH)
Hepatitis C Virus (HCV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) coninfection in Washington State's reported AIDS cases   (thesis)
Members:  Alexander

2006
Reena Koshy     (eMPH)
Improving self-efficacy in Diabetes management among low-income patients at a community health center: A pilot study   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Cheadle

2006
Ingrid Binswanger     (HPR)
Health related characteristics of jail inmantes   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Elmore

2006
Shereen Morse     (HPR)
Isn't this just bedtime snacking? The potential adverse effects of night eating symptoms on treatment adherence and outcomes in patients with diabetes   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Reiber

2006
Beth Tarini     (MS)
State newborn screening in the tandem mass spectrometry era: More tests, more false positives   (thesis)
Chair:  Christakis
Members:  Deyo

2006
Margaret Brawley     (SBS)
The relationship between gender norms and expectations and the sexual practices of Ugandan men   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Meischke

2006
Jeffery St De Lore     (SBS)
HIV disclosure and subsequent sexual behaviors among men who have sex with men who meet online   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Goldbaum

2006
Amy Adelberger     (SBS)
Migration trends and factors among Caribbean nurses between 1995 and 2005 in the context of a high migration region: why is the Bahamas different?   (thesis)
Chair:  Hagopian
Members:  Sales

2006
Christoph Hanssmann     (SBS)
A community-based program evaluation of Verbena Health's community competency trainings   (thesis)
Chair:  Shiu-Thornton
Members:  Bowen

2006
Rebecca Calhoun     (MCH - HSERV)
Parent perspectives on their young child's television viewing   (thesis)
Chair:  Zimmerman
Members:  Christakis

2006
Erin Duterte     (MCH - HSERV)
Correlates of medical and legal help-seeking among women who have experienced intimate partner violence   (thesis)
Chair:  Kernic
Members:  Schiff, Bonomi

2006
Joseph Kelly     (MCH - HSERV)
Dental practice with Native underserved: Sources of satisfaction   (thesis)
Chair:  Riedy
Members:  Huebner, Mouradian, Schaad

2006
Jessica Knaster     (MCH - HSERV)
An evaluation of Planned Parenthood of Western Washington's Teen Clinic program   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Pfeiffer, Grembowski

2006
Ana Kobayashi     (MCH - HSERV)
Measuring disease burden: Asthma caregiver quality of life   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Primomo

2006
Janel Lauer     (MCH - HSERV)
Evaluating the use of" Bright Futures" educational materials with parents of young children with special needs   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Grembowski

2006
Mariah Martin     (MCH - HSERV)
Family public health clinics implementing a physical activity group: A feasibility assessment   (thesis)
Chair:  Johnson
Members:  Lucas

2006
Kathryn Payne     (MCH - HSERV)
The association between psychosocial and demographic characteristics of the mother, child and mother-child dyad and unintentional injury in low-income children   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Rivara, Johnston

2006
Shira Rutman     (MCH - HSERV)
Pregnancy experience and use of emergency contraception among young women in the Bay Area   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Meischke

2006
Sarah Wilhelm     (MCH - HSERV)
Nurse midwives' experiences with change in South Africa health services. During and after apartheid: A qualitative study   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Pfeiffer, Price-Spratlen

2006
Yoo-Lee Yea     (MCH - HSERV)
A comparison of early childhood caries risk assessment techniques in a pediatric medical clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Slayton, Berg, Leggott

2006
Ha Nguyen     (IHP - EPI)
Occupational Injuries in Vietnam   (thesis)
Chair:  Mock
Members:  Keifer

2006
Colin Greene     (eMPH)
Spirituality in primary care residency training   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Grembowski

2006
Curry Jones     (eMPH)
African American Glaucoma Health Needs Assessment in the State of Georgia   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Downer

2006
Margaret Lentell     (eMPH)
Effect of a patient reminder system on preventive health care use by medically underserved persons   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Kopjar

2006
Ken Linnau     (MS)
Evaluation of CT screening as a determinant of changed cervical spine injury patterns   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Blackmore, Mirza

2006
Molly Altman     (MCH - EPI)
Hospital-based predictors of epidural and spinal anesthesia use: A population-based analysis of Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Lydon-Rochelle

2006
Hillary Moore     (MCH - EPI)
Risk factors for recurrent shoulder dystocia, Washington State 1987-2004   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Reed

2006
Inzune Hwang     (eMPH)
Effectiveness of a diabetes prevention program at Naval Hospital Bremerton   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Tiu

2006
Kate Slotnick     (eMPH (MCH))
Offering adolescent women the option to delay the pelvic examination when starting hormonal contraception : the effect of the time period between coitarche and the initiation of a hormonal birth control method   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Gray

2006
Helen Bellanca     (eMPH)
Developing a Health Promoter Program To Address Obesity Among Hispanic Farmworker Families, Evaluation of Phase 1: A curriculum for training health promoters in healthy weight management   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Sappington

2006
Susan Buckley     (eMPH (MCH))
Prenatal care provider interventions regarding alcohol, tobacco and other drug use in three rural northern California counties   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Thompson

2006
Jo Henderson     (eMPH)
The Effect of Exercise on Urinary Incontinence in Postmenopausal Women   (thesis)
Chair:  McTiernan
Members:  Beresford

2006
Heather Hildebrant     (eMPH)
Neighborhood Characteristics and Exercise Regime Compliance   (thesis)
Chair:  Duncan
Members:  McTiernan

2006
Caroline Hughes     (eMPH)
Perceived risks and hazards of nanotechnology development - comparisons among faculty at the University of Washington affiliated with nanotechnology/nanoscience and environmental health science   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilbert
Members:  Meischke

2006
Sandra Kimmer     (eMPH)
Pediatric Obesity in a Military Family Medicine Clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams

2006
Erik Landaas     (eMPH)
Determining the value of case management for substance users   (thesis)
Chair:  Berkowitz
Members:  Mancl

2006
Joseph Lavan     (eMPH)
Identification of Health Factors Associated with Perceived Quality of Life in Aging Populations   (thesis)
Chair:  Grant
Members:  Fitzpatrick

2006
Carrie Nass     (eMPH)
A Case Study of the South Puget Sound Intertribal Planning Agencies' Comprehensive Cancer Control Planning and Community Mobilization Process   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  Downer

2006
Aaron Saguil     (eMPH)
The role of evidence and other determinants in Family Medicine Resident Physician discussions of spirituality with patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Fitzpatrick
Members:  Clark

2006
Caroline Smith     (eMPH)
The ability of psychosocial factors to predict shoulder symptoms in a prospective study of service and manufacturing workers in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Silverstein
Members:  Johnson

2006
Brian Smoley     (eMPH)
Prevalence of Hypertension in Active Duty Servicemembers   (thesis)
Chair:  Smith
Members:  Edwards

2006
Anna-Marie Ungar     (eMPH)
Community conversations: Barriers to cervical cancer screening in Seattle area Hispanic women.   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Downer

2005
Julia Thornton     (HPR)
Racial variations in colorectal polyp location   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Ko

2005
Margarita Perrin     (HPR)
Nursing migration and its implications for Philippine hospitals   (thesis)
Chair:  Hagopian
Members:  Sales

2005
Beatriz Carlini     (SBS)
The tobacco industry's response to the COMMIT trial : an analysis of legacy tobacco documents   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Halperin

2005
Gwyneth Moya     (SBS)
Subsequent alcohol and/or drug exposed births in the Parent-Child Assistance Program (PCAP)   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Fitzpatrick

2005
Edwin Orellana     (SBS)
Behavioral and attitudinal risk factors for family violence in Lima, Peru   (thesis)
Chair:  Shiu-Thornton
Members:  Harachi

2005
Marla Russo     (SBS)
Under the covers: A content analysis of sex and birth control in Glamour, Cosmopolitan, and Seventeen magazines   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Seifer, Downer

2005
Yoshimi Anzai     (HPR)
National trend of antibiotic use for acute sinusitis   (thesis)
Chair:  Jarvik
Members:  Deyo, Sullivan

2005
Allison Bailey     (SBS)
Access to medical care in Eastern Pierce County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Meischke

2005
Oscar Ocho     (IHP)
Needs assessment for Adolescent and Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health Services in a Health Region in Trinidad   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Katz

2005
Ya-Mei Chen     (HPR)
A pilot evaluation of the family caregiver support program   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Vitaliano, Young

2005
Longondo Eteni     (IHP)
HIV transmission by medical injections in Kinshasa/Democratic Republic of Congo   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Mock

2005
Gilbert Clarke     (MCH - HSERV)
Evaluation of TeenSmart's web-based adolescent health promotion intervention Guatemala City, Guatemala and Jinotepe, Nicaragua   (thesis)
Chair:  Zimmerman
Members:  Solorzano, Lindenberg

2005
Amanda Dempsey     (HPR)
Parental acceptance of HPV vaccines   (thesis)
Chair:  Christakis
Members:  Marcuse, Koutsky

2005
Sara MacKenzie     (HPR)
A qualitiative pilot study of "Computer Assessment and Risk Reduction Education " (CARE) for STIs: Patient and staff perspectives   (thesis)
Chair:  Kurth
Members:  Taylor

2005
Nadia Solehdin     (SBS)
Acculturation, health concerns, perceptions of HIV among Indian and Pakastani immigrant women   (thesis)
Chair:  Senturia
Members:  Shiu-Thornton

2005
Sarah Dominis     (SBS)
Ten-to fourteen-year-olds' perceptions of sex and abstinence   (thesis)
Chair:  Senturia
Members:  Meischke

2005
Julie Beschta     (IHP)
The public's health and "healthy" public policy: Perceptions of key decision makers in King County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Members:  Pfeiffer

2005
Louise Davies     (MS)
Epidemiology of head and neck cancer in the United States: 1975-2001   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Deyo

2005
Hwa-Sun Diaz     (SBS)
The integrative approach to breast cancer treatment: A qualitative exploration at the Seattle Cancer Treatment and Wellness Center   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Shiu-Thornton

2005
Jacque Ives     (MCH - HSERV)
A process evaluation of Health Trek: A nutrition and media literacy program for middle school youth in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Huebner

2005
Kathryn Koelemay     (HPR)
Training in management of risk, vaccine refusal and adverse events following immunization (AEFI) in developing countries: Should the Global Alliance for Vaccines and Immunization (GAVI) play a role?   (thesis)
Chair:  Brentlinger
Members:  Katz

2005
Jennifer Lee     (IHP)
Development of a Monitoring and Evaluation Plan for ITECH Namibia   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  O'Malley

2005
Brian Levack     (IHP)
Understandin Men's Low Utilization of HIV Voluntary Counseling and Testing in Soweto, South Africa   (thesis)
Chair:  Hagopian
Members:  Gonzales

2005
Laura McKinstry     (SBS)
Telephone notification of HIV test results: Impact in King County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum
Members:  Meischke

2005
Olimpio Mola     (IHP)
A cohort study of changing sexual behavior in two cities of central part of Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Mercer

2005
Nadia Nijim     (MCH - HSERV)
What is the health and well-being of children entering out-of-home care in Washington State?   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Williams

2005
Dilrukshi Perera     (MCH - HSERV)
Social support, illness, and empowerment among participants in a microfinance program for female sex workers in Nairobi, Kenya   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Downer

2005
Christine Rutherford-Stuart     (SBS)
A qualitative study of occupational stress among HIV test counselors   (thesis)
Chair:  Shiu-Thornton
Members:  Senturia

2005
Michael Sanchez     (SBS)
Factors influencing prostate cancer screening decisions among African-American men   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  Spigner

2005
Shannon Sommer     (HPR)
When doctors apologize: The impact of apology legislation   (thesis)
Chair:  Mastroianni
Members:  Gallagher

2005
Daniel Taber     (SBS)
Psychosocial determinants of exercise among college students: Improving the application of social cognitive theory   (thesis)
Chair:  Maciejewski
Members:  Meischke

2005
Aracely Tamayo     (MCH - HSERV)
Patient satisfaction in the emergency room by patient and physician gender and race concordance   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Meischke

2005
Lindsay White     (SBS)
Neurasthenia in a nationally representative sample of Asian Americans   (thesis)
Chair:  Maynard
Members:  Takeuchi

2005
Alisen Peterson     (MCH - HSERV)
Acceptability of topical microbicides in college-aged women (18-24 yrs) at the University of Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Bell

2005
Heather Hutchins     (MCH - HSERV)
Acceptability of a phone-delivered STI intervention   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Kurth

2005
Thao Le     (IHP)
Assessment of knowledge, attitudes, and behaviors associated with HIV transmission and the health status of illicit drug users in rehabilitation centers in Ho Chi Minh province, Vietnam   (thesis)
Chair:  Hawes
Members:  Wood

2005
Bernice Dahn     (IHP)
A Situation Analysis of Care for Obstetric Emergencies in Three Counties in Liberia   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Mercer

2005
Dalton Wamalwa     (IHP - EPI)
Effect of Medication Diaries on Adherence to Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy among HIV-1 Infected Kenyan Children   (thesis)
Chair:  Farquhar
Members:  John-Stewart

2005
Ryan Chew     (HPR)
Do smoking and alcohol misuse predict hospitalizations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions?   (thesis)
Chair:  Bradley
Members:  Maciejewski

2005
Walter Curioso     (HPR)
Design, implementation and initial evaluation of a real-time surveillance system for adverse events using cell phones in Peru   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Holmes, Karras

2005
Mary Tegger     (HPR)
The effect of treatment of co-occuring psychiatric illness and substance abuse on the initiation of HAART among HIV-infected individuals   (thesis)
Chair:  Pfeiffer
Members:  Uldall

2005
Marjorie Wang     (HPR)
Timing of surgery for non-cranial injuries in patients with a traumatic brain injury: Effect on neuropsychological and functional outcome   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Temkin, Ellenbogen

2005
Rahel Bisetegne     (MCH - HSERV)
Patterns of prenatal care initiation among Ethiopian immigrant women in Washington State: Predictors and outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Williams

2005
Lilia Jamisse     (IHP)
Feasibility of Using Highly Active Antiretroviral Therapy to Prevent Mother-to-Child Transmission During Pregnancy and Lactation in Urban Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Hitti, Farquhar

2005
Jeffrey West     (HPR)
Workplace smoking bans: Patterns of discrepancy between official policy and employee perception   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Maciejewski

2005
Robert Oh     (eMPH)
Fish oil for Secondary Prevention Of Cardiovascular disease: A Survey of Knowledge, Attitudes and Practice of Washington State Family Physicians   (thesis)
Chair:  Beresford
Members:  Lafferty

2005
D Duff     (eMPH)
The Evolution of Medicine: Transitioning from Tertiary to Secondary Screening for Developmental Dysplasia of the Hip at Women's Hospital in British Columbia   (thesis)
Members:  Kopjar

2005
Joseph Balabis     (COPHP)
Asian Pacific Islander youth tobacco conference as an intervention for current API teen smokers and high-risk API teens   (capstone)
Chair:  Halperin
Chair:  Shiu-Thornton

2005
Melissa Carbine     (MCH - EPI)
Relationship between placental infection with Plasmodium falciparum and time to first infant malaria infection   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Williams, Duffy

2005
Glen Patrick     (eMPH)
Efficacy of Methamphetamine Drug Laboratory Decontamination in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Treser
Members:  Daniell

2005
Sohail Mirza     (eMPH)
Effect of Procedure Characteristics on Blood Loss and Operative Time in Spine Surgery   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Heagerty

2005
Jennifer Junnila     (eMPH)
Pap test and mammogram access rates for eligible beneficiaries at Madigan Army Medical Center   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Wickizer

2005
Laurie Francis     (eMPH)
Literacy and general self-efficacy: Is there a relationship in low literacy populations?   (thesis)
Chair:  Seifer
Members:  Cheadle

2005
Wendy Nakatsukasa-Ono     (eMPH)
Examination of Chlamydia Positivity Among Female Clients 25-29 Years of Age in Region X Infertility Prevention Project STD Clinic Sites   (thesis)
Chair:  Seifer
Members:  Downer

2005
Khin Nu     (eMPH)
Trends in Infectious Complications after Hematpoietic Stem Cell Transplantation (HSCT)   (thesis)
Chair:  Wald
Members:  Boeckh

2005
Anne Turner     (eMPH)
From the Ground Up: Determining the Information Needs and Uses of Public Health Nurses in an Oregon County Health Department   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Faustman

2005
Wai Chan     (eMPH)
Use of a low-literacy patient education material to increase immunization rates in the elderly in Lynnwood and Everett, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Liu
Members:  Sales, Maynard

2005
Karen Madden     (eMPH)
A pilot study describing the demographics, health and risk factors associated with hypertension in a group of Russian-speaking immigrants in Portland, Oregon   (capstone)
Chair:  Fitzpatrick
Members:  Krieger, Bell

2005
Tambi Shaw     (eMPH)
Chronic Renal Failure as a Risk Factor for Tuberculosis   (thesis)
Chair:  Maciejewski
Members:  Hinds

2004
Lauren Hutchens     (SBS)
An analysis of the bullying prevention programs and practices of Washington State school districts   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Buckland

2004
Maile Taualii     (SBS)
Utilization of Urban Indian Health Programs   (thesis)
Chair:  Oberle
Members:  Grembowski

2004
Stephanie Acierno     (HPR)
Is pediatric trauma still a surgical disease? Patterns of emergent operative intervention in the injured child   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Nathans

2004
Mark Cook     (HPR)
Oral contraceptives as cancer prevention: a decision analysis for women not requiring contraception   (thesis)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Taylor

2004
Teresa Cooper     (HPR)
Workers' compensation claims for asbestos-related disease in former Hanford workers   (thesis)
Chair:  Salazar
Members:  Sjong, Takaro

2004
Anita Dupuis     (HPR)
Sources and solutions to health disparities of the Selish, Ksanka and Qlispe people: a shared community perspective   (thesis)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Members:  Shiu-Thornton

2004
Alyson Falwell     (HPR)
Chronic stress and psychosocial factors in the health services utilization of older adults   (thesis)
Chair:  Vitaliano
Members:  Thompson

2004
Joshua Fenton     (HPR)
Performance of the screening clinical breast examination in community practice   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Rosenblatt, Elmore

2004
Alison Galbraith     (HPR)
Medicaid acceptance and availability of timely follow-up for newborns with Medicaid   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Christakis

2004
Gwen Glew     (HPR)
Characterizing bullying in Seattle elementary schools   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Rivara

2004
Jasna Hocevar-Trnka     (HPR)
Process of care and outcomes in VA patients hospitalized for acute myocardial infarction-comparison between diabetic and non diabetic patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Sales

2004
Kent Hu     (HPR)
Risk factors for urinary tract infections in postmenopausal women   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Boyko

2004
Shih-Chi Ku     (HPR)
Survival of critically ill trauma patients with acute lung injury and acute respiratory distress syndrome   (thesis)
Chair:  Curtis
Members:  Pierson

2004
Tammy Lin     (HPR)
Academic medical centers and health news on local television   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Larson, Fihn

2004
Heather Menzies     (HPR)
Dental problems in the emergency department: a national survey of ED physicians   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Milgrom

2004
Toru Okura     (MS)
Far apart; can they come together? A qualitative study comparing medical education in the US and Japan   (thesis)
Chair:  Robins
Members:  Bezruchka

2004
Kathleen Park     (HPR)
Childhood television viewing and adolescent obesity   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman

2004
Colin Sox     (MS)
Provision of pneumococcal prophylaxis for publicly insured children with sickle cell disease   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Rivara

2004
Erica Woodall     (HPR)
Sources of health information among Vietnamese-American men   (thesis)
Chair:  Taylor
Members:  Yasui

2004
Tigest Alemu     (IHP)
Accessibility and use of HIV/AIDS information among school adolescents in Addis Ababa   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  Gloyd

2004
Visal Chin     (IHP)
Factors Influencing Cambodian-American Women's Papanicolaou Test Utilization   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  Mercer, Jackson

2004
Siri Kushner     (IHP)
Mental health of children of immigrants in Seattle, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Vander Stoep
Members:  Mercer

2004
Jennifer Meyer     (IHP)
Exploring community perspectives on people-led health promotion and community development: a case study from Northern Thailand   (thesis)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Members:  Spigner

2004
Pablo Montoya     (IHP)
Comparison of the diagnostic accuracy of a rapid immunochromatographic test and the rapid plasma regain test for antenatal syphilis screening in Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Brentlinger

2004
Chinh Pham     (IHP)
Physicians' perspectives on antibiotic misuse in Vietnam   (thesis)
Chair:  Hazlet
Members:  Katz, Bezruchka

2004
Timothy Struna     (IHP)
The community mirror: a method to evaluate community changes secondary to assets-based community development for health promotion. A case study of the process from Chiang Mai, Thailand   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Bezruchka

2004
Kerry Breit     (MCH - HSERV)
Perceived social support: relation to adolescent depressive symptoms and externalizing behaviors   (thesis)
Chair:  Zimmerman
Members:  Vander Stoep

2004
Anne Reeves     (MCH - HSERV)
Waist circumference associated with chronic periodontitis among US adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Schiff

2004
Josephine Saltmarsh     (MCH - HSERV)
Youth violence, income inequality, and social capital: an ecologic study   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Thompson, Bezruchka

2004
Jessica Sankey     (MCH - HSERV)
Identifying adolescent females at risk for chlamydia trachomatis infection: a survey of primary care providers   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Bell

2004
Lindsay Senter     (MCH - HSERV)
Unintended pregnancy and multiple adverse birth outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Bell

2004
Megan Sety     (MCH - HSERV)
Association of medical home and disease management outcomes in chronic childhood asthma   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell

2004
Laura Takacs Christian     (MCH - HSERV)
Education received about group B streptococcal disease during pregnancy   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Williams

2004
Ellen Wilcox     (MCH - HSERV)
The psychological sequelae of forced sex during childhood: A study of maternal mental health in adolescent mothers during pregnancy and the postpartum period   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Gilchrist

2004
Antoinette Angulo     (SBS)
Condom preferences among young, heterosexual women in Lima, Peru   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Gonzales

2004
William Cann     (SBS)
Household income and relative risk of unintentional drowning death: Washington State, 1989-2001   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Cummings

2004
Catherine Christensen     (SBS)
Exploring communication in colorectal cancer families as a predictor of screening and channel for assistance   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  Meischke

2004
Zandra Lee     (SBS)
Key predictive factors associated with condom use with clients among female sex workers in Nairobi, Kenya   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Meischke

2004
Suepattra May     (SBS)
Breast cancer screening knowledge, attitudes, and practices among healthcare practitioners in Senegal, West Africa   (thesis)
Chair:  Urban
Members:  Muecke

2004
Michael Underhill     (SBS)
Process evaluation for the MSM HIV/STD Prevention Task Force 2002 media   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Klawitter

2004
Jessica Young     (SBS)
A process evaluation of the teen health center at Ballard High School   (thesis)
Chair:  Senturia
Members:  Grembowski

2004
Melinda Boccio     (eMPH)
Elimination of patient fee for asthma self-management programs: the impact on attendance rates   (thesis)
Chair:  Conrad
Members:  Grembowski

2004
John Edwards     (eMPH)
Accuracy and precision of tympanic thermometers in a simulated environment   (thesis)
Chair:  Kernic
Members:  Kalman

2004
John Everett     (eMPH)
Angiotensin coverting enzyme (ACE-I) inhibitors; clinical factors associated with prescription of ACR-I medications after acute myocardial infarction. Analysis of 3063 patients discharged from Sacred Heart Medical Center between 2001 and 2003   (thesis)
Chair:  Maynard
Members:  Lessler

2004
Mark Freedman     (eMPH)
Identifying barriers to HIV testing in Asian and Pacific Islanders in Seattle and King County   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum

2004
Sarah Huntington     (eMPH)
Experiences and beliefs of physicians who consult with licensed midwives in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Baldwin
Members:  Bell

2004
John Hyland     (eMPH)
Adherence to chiropractic recommendations for home exercises : a feasibility study for practice-based research   (thesis)
Chair:  Sherman

2004
Sandra Kersten     (eMPH)
Evaluating the effectiveness of a community hospital's program designed to prepare and support clergy, staff, and lay leaders in addressing domestic violence in their congregations   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Grembowski

2004
Thomas Kinane     (eMPH)
An analysis of the effect of full-time physician consultation supplementing a consulting nurse phone advice system   (thesis)
Chair:  Weaver
Members:  Bezruchka

2004
Brook Martin     (eMPH)
Re-operation rates of lumbar spinal fusion surgery in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Jarvik

2004
Adimika Arthur     (eMPH)
Evaluation of video learning as an enhancement to training for health providers : the benefit of video as augmentation to learning on adult antiretroviral therapy topics for providers in the Caribbean   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Seifer

2004
Roque Miramontes     (eMPH)
Is agricultural activity associated with a higher incidence of human West Nile Virus (WNV) infection?   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Oberle

2004
Ana Lyn Roscetti     (eMPH)
Assessment of pesticide exposure among children of agricultural workers in Yakima Valley, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Coronado

2004
Evan Oakes     (eMPH)
A parental perspective on adolescent health in Port Angeles, Washington: a needs assessment   (thesis)
Chair:  Weaver
Members:  Locke

2004
Sandra Owen     (eMPH)
Applying Washington State's public health improvement plan key health indicator report card to Benton and Franklin Counties   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Gale

2004
Leslie Redpath     (eMPH)
A descriptive study of the prevalence of overweight children in Philmath elementary schools in Benton County Oregon in 2002   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum
Members:  Johnson

2004
Dean Seehusen     (eMPH)
Postpartum depression screening practices and predictors of screening frequency among Washington State family physicians   (thesis)
Chair:  Baldwin
Members:  Clark

2004
Molly Southworth     (eMPH)
Alaska's physician workforce: an overview, a summary of training backgrounds, and the impact of the WWAMI Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Hart
Members:  Rosenblatt

2004
Colleen White     (eMPH)
Whatcom County dentist survey: a component of the needs and assessment plan   (thesis)
Chair:  Gale
Members:  Grembowski

2004
Daniel Aukerman     (COPHP)
Infrastructure and health in a squatter community bordering Quito, Ecuador   (capstone)

2004
Katayoun Bahramian     (COPHP)
Is Seattle ready for San Francisco's S.A.G.E. (Standing Against Global Exploitation)? Participatory program planning for survivors of prostitution, sexual exploitation, and addiction   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2004
Mary Brewer     (COPHP)
Needs assessment for the urban Indian homeless population in Seattle, Washington   (capstone)

2004
Nicole Burkette     (COPHP)
The accomplishments and struggles of a developing community network in the International District of Seattle   (capstone)
Chair:  Shiu-Thornton

2004
Elizabeth Dadko     (COPHP)
Go smoke free - a strategy guide for bar owners   (capstone)
Chair:  Halperin
Chair:  Katz

2004
Jsani Henry     (COPHP)
LMASS (Listening to Men about Sex Study) needs assessment   (capstone)
Chair:  Hartfield

2004
Ellen Leuchtmann     (COPHP)
Immunization practices on Vashon Island, Washington: rates, influences, and what's next   (capstone)
Chair:  Gale

2004
Amanda Marr     (COPHP)
A training manual for Tibetan community midwives   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer

2004
Sara Teitelman     (COPHP)
Participatory community assessment in Rabuor Village, Western Kenya   (capstone)
Chair:  Downer

2004
Nicole Willis     (COPHP)
Worksite health promotion: promoting physical activity and healthy eating within schools   (capstone)
Chair:  House

2004
Ellen Wolter     (COPHP)
Assessment of physical self-perceptions in pre-adolescent participants of Girls on the Run of Puget Sound   (capstone)
Chair:  Mercer
Chair:  Connell

2004
Judith Norman     (MCH - HSERV)
Benefits, challenges, and supports associated with breastfeeding continuation among women who attend prenatal classes   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Muecke

2004
Kathryn Bunt     (eMPH)
Team Composition and Success in Changing Processes in a Collaborative on Surgical Infection Prevention   (thesis)
Chair:  Sales
Members:  Dellinger, Maynard

2004
Lauren McClelland     (HPR)
Factors associated with follow-up in a cohort of female sex workers attending an HIV prevention research clinic in Mombasa, Kenya   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  McGrath

2004
Patricia Segura     (IHP)
Evaluation of the characteristics and infection status of female sex workers participating in an STI/HIV mobile prevention team outreach program   (thesis)
Chair:  Holmes
Members:  Grembowski

2004
Audrey Rubin     (HPR)
Telling "ten percent of the story" : narrative and the intergenerational transmission of trauma among Cambodian refugees   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Rhodes

2004
James Kile     (eMPH)
Analysis of federal documents for elements of complete communication   (thesis)
Chair:  Daniell
Members:  Bell, Sappington

2004
Rose Bosire     (IHP - EPI)
Breastmilk alpha-defensins and transmission of HIV-1 from mother to child   (thesis)

2004
Wisal Hassan     (IHP - EPI)
The Association between Intravaginal practices, Bathing, and Bacterial Vaginosis in HIV-1 Seronegative Female Sex Workers in Mombasa   (thesis)

2004
Javier Alvarado     (IHP - EPI)
Sexual Behavior and Antiretroviral Drug Resistance Among HIV-1 Infected Men Who Have Sex with Men in Peru   (thesis)

2004
Pedro Garcia     (MCH - EPI)
Is preterm delivery associated with cervical infection with Mycoplasma genitalium?   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Holmes

2004
Teresa Vollan     (MCH - EPI)
Intimate partner violence during pregnancy and firearms in the home   (thesis)
Chair:  Schiff
Members:  Kernic

2004
Ellen Wolter     (COPHP)
MCH capstone: "Go Girls!: Giving our girls inspiration and resources for lasting self-esteem   (capstone)
Chair:  Huebner

2003
Cathy Michel     (IHP)
Evaluation of a community based health promoter program, Amambay, Paraguay   (thesis)
Chair:  Brentlinger
Members:  Mercer

2003
Felipe Berho     (IHP)
Access to emergency contraception in Chile: a human rights analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Hagopian

2003
Jennifer Gilvydis     (HPR)
An implementation evaluation of Safe Links, a medical mobile health care effort for street youth   (thesis)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Members:  Hagopian

2003
Khrist Roy     (IHP)
Effect of staffing policies on performance of health workers in a district of North India   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Katz

2003
Rebecca Firestone     (IHP)
Mapping the policy environment for sexuality education in Thailand   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  Katz

2003
Catherine Gould     (SBS)
Lack of association between income distribution and health among Washington state counties   (thesis)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Members:  Nicola

2003
Birute Curran     (HPR)
Japanese encephalitis and haemophilus influenzae type b vaccine preventable strategies: a comparison   (thesis)
Chair:  Taylor
Members:  Lafferty

2003
Gwendolyn Lapham     (SBS)
Women living with HIV/AIDS, mental illness and substance abuse: an evaluation of HIV transmission risk practices   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Uldall

2003
Ronald Ackermann     (HPR)
Community exercise program use and changes in healthcare costs for older adults   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  LoGerfo

2003
Kirsten Anke     (MCH - HSERV)
Parental use of the Healthwise handbook in conjunction with the Healthy Steps program   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Thompson

2003
Veena Arani     (SBS)
The feasibility of shared decision making to improve asthma outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Sullivan
Members:  Spigner

2003
David Arterburn     (HPR)
Associations between body weight and condition-specific quality-of-life   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Diehr, Hedrick

2003
Jeffrey Bernson     (IHP)
An international non-governmental organization's approach to participatory assessments in emergencies and disasters   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gloyd

2003
Rachel Brucker     (MCH - HSERV)
An evaluation of the Pathways Home Project: a multidisciplinary therapeutic case-management program serving homeless families   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Ensign

2003
Aaron Carroll     (MS)
The effect of point-of-care personal digital assistant use on resident documentation discrepancies   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Christakis

2003
Paul Crane     (HPR)
Test bias in a cognitive test: differential item functioning in the CASI   (thesis)
Chair:  Larson

2003
Ryan Deibert     (SBS)
Increased access to unrestricted pharmacy sales of syringes in Seattle & King County, Washington: Structural and individual-level changes, 1996 versus 2003   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum
Members:  Spigner

2003
Tracy Hilliard     (MCH - HSERV)
Are individual dietary behaviors associated with neighborhood socioeconomic status?   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  Rees

2003
Wendi Johnson     (SBS)
HIV medication adherence checklist   (thesis)
Chair:  Lalonde
Members:  Downer

2003
Rosemary Kelly     (HPR)
Psychiatric and substance use disorders as risk factor for low birth weight and preterm delivery   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Holt

2003
Jodi Koumouitzes-Douvia     (MCH - HSERV)
Women's perceptions of their doula support   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Carr

2003
Carolina Mejia     (SBS)
Acceptability of the female condom among female sex workers in three regions in Peru.   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Gonzales

2003
Rebecca Noe     (IHP)
Occupational injuries in Nicaragua   (thesis)
Chair:  Salazar
Members:  Mock

2003
Isabelle Peytremann Bridevaux     (HPR)
The effects of drinking status on health-related-quality-of-life and mortality among elderly male veterans   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Bradley, Martin

2003
Ha Phan     (IHP)
Evaluation of the "Journey of Life" : sexuality game in Vietnam   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Gloyd

2003
Michael Silverstein     (HPR)
Pediatricians' reported practices regarding early eduction and head start referral   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Koepsell

2003
Francine Wiest     (HPR)
Suboptimal pharmacotherapy management of chronic stable angina in the primary care setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Fihn

2003
Kenichiro Taneda     (HPR)
A novel pharmacy records-based adherence measure and its association with self-reported adherence and hypertension control   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Boyko, Diehr

2003
Derek Chambers     (eMPH)
Development of a 32-hour course on "operational management" for water and sewer utility managers in small communities in Alaska   (thesis)

2003
Christine Dean     (eMPH)
Why don't parents ask: teaching parents to ask about the presence of firearms in homes where their children play   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Grossman

2003
Margot Kuo     (eMPH)
Physical therapist's experiences in treating chronic pain   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Seifer, Mayer

2003
Pamela Mitchell     (eMPH)
The feasibility of working with African American beauty salons and assessing the health information needs of African American women who frequent beauty salons: a two part study   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen

2003
Carson Odegard     (eMPH)
The relationship between insurance coverage and the role of medical doctors and chiropractic services   (thesis)
Chair:  Cherkin
Members:  Lafferty

2003
Belle Shepherd     (eMPH)
Factors associated with willingness to pay for family planning services   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Nyerges

2003
Sarah Johnston     (IHP)
Striving towards cultural competency: an evaluation, 2003   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gonzales

2003
James Liffrig     (eMPH)
Relevance of executive competencies at subordinate levels of physician leadership   (thesis)
Chair:  Welton
Members:  Dowling

2003
Sean Griffiths     (eMPH)
Three-way or group sex among a cohort of HIV-positive men who have sex with men: what are the HIV/STD prevention implications?   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Critchlow

2003
David Wallace     (eMPH)
Home maintenance of prescription and over-the-counter medications: implications for morbidity   (thesis)
Chair:  Sullivan
Members:  Lafferty

2003
Lori Whittaker     (eMPH)
An evaluation of the 2000 and 2001 Health Resources and Services Administration State Plannning Grants   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Watts

2003
Athalia Clower     (eMPH)
Glucose testing and Macrosomia in a Population of Hispanics in Eastern Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Hitti
Members:  Liu

2003
Alison Edelman     (eMPH)
Intrauterine lidocaine infusion for pain management in first trimester abortions   (thesis)
Chair:  Astley
Members:  Shy

2003
Elizabeth Foss     (eMPH)
Development of an interactive computer based system to identify clinicial and non-clinical risk factors for cesarean section delivery at Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Holt

2003
Suzanne Kolb     (eMPH)
Prostate Cancer and Family History of Cancers   (thesis)
Chair:  Stanford
Members:  McKnight

2003
Connie Nakano     (eMPH)
Influence of race, insurance, and income on the method and timing of breast cancer detection.   (thesis)
Chair:  Elmore
Members:  Mancl

2003
Douglas Scott     (eMPH)
A descriptive study of logger fatalities from 1992-2000.   (thesis)
Chair:  Maciejewski
Members:  Maynard

2003
Wendy Soethe     (eMPH)
Evaluation of the effectiveness of a data warehouse training program.   (thesis)
Chair:  Oberle
Members:  Altamore

2003
Jahanara Zahid     (eMPH)
Prevalance of overweight children in an Eastern Washington school   (thesis)
Chair:  Astley
Members:  Rees

2002
Elizabeth Arjun     (MCH - HSERV)
Family support for families of color: A secondary analysis of Washington state's family support opportunity program   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Marcenko, Richardson

2002
Jennifer Kauper-Brown     (SBS)
How participatory action research contributes to systems change: A qualitative case study   (thesis)
Chair:  Senturia
Members:  Thompson

2002
Yadira Campbell-Hooker     (IHP)
Asthma in children of Bluefields, Nicaragua   (thesis)
Chair:  Keifer
Members:  Gloyd

2002
John Choe     (HPR)
Colorectal cancer among Asians and Pacific Islanders in the United States: survival disadvantage for the foreign-born   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Taylor, Heagerty

2002
Marie Crandall     (HPR)
Predicting injury within nine months among women in abusive relationships   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Rivara, Nathans

2002
Jennifer Finkle-Weaver     (SBS)
The challenges of doing outcome evaluation in small community-based health programs: A case study of the Powerful Voices' young women's support project   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Sohng, Spigner

2002
David Flum     (HPR)
The impact of cholangiograms on the bile duct injury during cholecystectomy   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Dellinger

2002
Rebecca Gmach     (MCH - HSERV)
A descriptive analysis of the Planned Parenthood HOPE program: hormonal contraception with an optional pelvic exam   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Huebner

2002
Gregory Holzman     (HPR)
Evaluating a media campaign to promote pneumococcal immunizations: is a random digit dial telephone survey an effective strategy?   (thesis)
Chair:  Helgerson
Members:  Goldbaum

2002
Sara Jackson     (HPR)
Mammography screening among Chinese Canadian women   (thesis)
Chair:  Taylor
Members:  Yasui

2002
Andrea La Fazia-Nielsen     (MCH - HSERV)
Transition to middle school and the prediction of violent behavior   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Harachi

2002
Diane Oakes     (SBS)
Raised in different places: Intergenerational relationships of immigrants and refugees in three Seattle communities   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Cheadle

2002
Elizabeth Melius     (HPR)
Independent living skills programs for street youth in Seattle: what do street youth think?   (thesis)
Chair:  Ensign
Members:  Bezruchka, Lafferty

2002
Jules Mihigo     (IHP)
A randomized trial of chloroquine and fansidar efficacy in children under five with uncomplicated malaria in Manica, Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Sibley

2002
Rosalie Miller     (HPR)
Identifying culturally competent approaches to patient satisfaction in hospitals for limited English-proficient patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Shiu-Thornton, Pierre-Louis

2002
Arden Morris     (HPR)
Patterns of care for rectal cancer patients in socially vulnerable populations   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Sinanan, Baldwin

2002
James Ralston     (HPR)
Knowledge of cervical cancer risk factors among Chinese immigrants in Seattle   (thesis)
Chair:  Taylor
Members:  Yasui

2002
Christine Riedy     (MCH - HSERV)
Assessment of a cartoon side-effect book for children (CartoonSE book)   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Huebner

2002
Stephen Rulyak     (HPR)
The utilization and impact of colon examination among colorectal cancer patients enrolled in Group Health Cooperative, 1993-1999   (thesis)
Chair:  Wagner
Members:  Mandelson, Brentnall

2002
Christopher Saleeba     (SBS)
Process evaluation of QuitTobacco.org: A smoking cessation web site   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Thompson

2002
Tara McPartland     (SBS)
Perceived threat and knowledge of human papillomavirus (HPV) infection in college-aged men: Assessing their relationship to reported intentions for behavior change   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Koutsky

2002
Ilene Stohl     (MCH - HSERV)
Weapon-related threats and risk of subsequent intimate partner abuse   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Zimmerman, Rivara

2002
Larkin Strong     (SBS)
Sociodemographic predictors of knowledge and attitudes about cancer screening in Hispanics and non-Hispanic whites in rural Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Meischke

2002
Brittany Chang     (SBS)
Child passenger safety: Potential impact of the Washington State Booster Seat Law on childcare centers   (thesis)
Chair:  Rivara
Members:  Bell, Ebel

2002
Sharon Garrett     (SBS)
Help-seeking for substance use problems among homeless adolescents in Seattle, WA   (thesis)
Chair:  Lalonde
Members:  Brewer, Peterson

2002
Solmaz Shotorbani     (MCH - HSERV)
Medical, physician assistant and advanced care nursing students' attitudes and intentions toward abortion provision   (thesis)
Chair:  Zimmerman
Members:  Ward

2002
Silvia Tejeda     (MCH - HSERV)
Knowledge, beliefs, attitudes, and intentions regarding risk and prevention of cervical cancer among Hispanic adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Coronado, Rees

2002
Linda Shih     (MCH - HSERV)
The diagnosis, treatment, and outcomes associated with pertussis among infants 0-11 months during 1987-2001, in Seattle and King County   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Connell, Debolt

2002
Roberto Ador     (IHP)
Institutional evaluation of the Philippine Legislators' Committee on Population and Development Foundation   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Muecke, Katz

2002
Gary Chovnick     (SBS)
A process evaluation of the American Cancer Society's Speak Out! youth initiative   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Downer

2002
Meredith Fort     (IHP)
Assessment of the Guatemalan health sector reform at the primary care level, 2002   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Mercer

2002
Dieu-Hien Hoang     (IHP)
Lost in translation : how translation procedures impact the transfer of meanings in printed health education materials   (thesis)
Chair:  Chrisman
Members:  Muecke

2002
Erik Janson     (SBS)
Transgender men and their gender identity: experiences and access to health services   (thesis)
Chair:  Bezruchka
Members:  Schroeder

2002
Nandini Johri     (IHP)
Peer educators and their intended continuation of volunteer work: the associated individual and programmatic factors   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gonzales, Gloyd

2002
Jean Mbassi     (IHP)
Impact evaluation of the community-based growth monitoring and promotion program of the Center for Health Promotion, Tokombere, Cameroon   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Grembowski

2002
Elizabeth Mogford     (IHP)
The mortality implications of structural influences in sub-Saharan Africa : a cross-national study of GNP, foreign debt, and female education from 1970-1997   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Gloyd

2002
David Reyes     (SBS)
Disclosing a positive HIV diagnosis: Experiences of young adult men who have sex with men   (thesis)
Chair:  Schroeder
Members:  Spigner

2002
Gary Winzelberg     (HPR)
Challenges to quality end-of-life care for elderly patients: Physician narratives on the "revolving door"   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Patrick

2002
Javier Amaya     (eMPH)
Exploratory study of HIV/AIDS knowledge among Spanish speakers   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum
Members:  Kimball

2002
Lianne Delaney     (eMPH)
Social network influences on injection and sexual risk behavior assumed by injection drug users in Missoula Montana   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Sohng

2002
Mary Savage     (eMPH)
Barriers to breastfeeding experienced by active duty soldiers   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke

2002
Brian Mulligan     (IHP)
HIV and infant feeding: Factors influencing the practice of exclusive breastfeeding in peri-urban communities of Ndola, Zambia   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gonzales

2002
Joe Campo     (eMPH)
Concordance of the spatial scan statistic and empirical Bayes smoothed rates in identifying coronary heart disease clusters   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  VanEenwyk

2002
Mary Bates     (eMPH)
Evaluation of public health nursing services provided to children and families at high risk for poor developmental outcomes and/or inadequate parenting   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Huebner

2002
Eve Espey     (eMPH)
Knowledge and attitudes about the CopperT380A IUD : a survey of Navajo area Indian health service providers   (thesis)
Chair:  Becker
Members:  Bell

2002
Raymond Galley     (eMPH)
A descriptive study of the prevalence of risk factors, microvascular complications, and effect of age on type 2 diabetes mellitus among a rural Hispanic population   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Sugarman

2002
Shanda Diehl     (eMPH)
Evaluating Change in the Public's Health in Spokane County   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Collins, Kinne

2002
Holly Blanton     (eMPH)
Pediatric immunization quality assurance assessment for a tribal health center   (thesis)
Chair:  Oberle
Members:  Locke, Lalonde

2002
Lisa Kinney     (eMPH)
Assessment of patient satisfaction and oral health status of hospital-based dental treatment versus fee-for-service, community based dental treatment in a geriatric population   (thesis)
Chair:  Liu
Members:  Chapko

2002
Mary Tillotson-Criss     (eMPH)
Tick Surveillance and Analysis for Borrelia Burgdorferi and Anaplasma Phagocytophila in Pierce County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Mayer
Members:  Grendon

2002
Reva Adler     (eMPH)
Primary prevention of genocide: an epidemiological approach   (thesis)
Chair:  Larson
Members:  Whorton

2002
John Barrett     (eMPH)
Factors associated with intentions to leave the Army when pregnant   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Mancl

2002
Carolyn Booth     (eMPH)
The comparative effectiveness of water and land-based exercise in promoting balance and gait functions in elderly women who may be at risk of falling.   (thesis)
Chair:  Lalonde
Members:  Downer

2002
Paul Gooris     (eMPH)
The effect of breastfeeding on the development of gestational diabetes   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Holt

2002
Mary Krueger     (eMPH)
Barriers to Breastfeeding Experienced by Active Duty Soldiers   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  O'Hara

2002
Lily Lee     (eMPH)
Is there an Association between Early Labour Admission and the Risk of Caesarean Section for Dystocia in Low Risk Nulliparous Women?   (thesis)
Chair:  Emanuel
Members:  Hitti

2002
Richard Lillie     (eMPH)
A cost-effectiveness analysis of the USDA's E coli 0157:H7 and L. monocytogenes microbiological sampling program   (thesis)
Chair:  Samadpour
Members:  Fishman

2002
Patricia Martinez     (eMPH)
Recurrent wheezing among Alaska native children of the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta Region in Western Alaska   (thesis)
Chair:  Stout
Members:  White, Grossman

2002
Meliss Maxfield     (eMPH)
An evaluation of treated effluent quality of aerobic residential on-site sewage systems in Kitsap County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Treser
Members:  Daniell

2002
Maureen Padden     (eMPH)
Outcomes of Diabetes Disease Management in a Military Beneficiary Population   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Wickizer

2002
Laura Matheson     (eMPH)
The application of the PRECEDE/PROCEED model to the development of a hospital-based community education program.   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Kinne, Collins

2002
Lara Welker     (eMPH)
A Case Study of partnership development between a local public health department and a rural grassroots community collaborative in Shasta County, California Thesis in progress.   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Thompson

2001
Jane Altemose     (MCH - HSERV)
The face of domestic violence: a descriptive study from HMO medical records   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Thompson

2001
Susan Alton     (MCH - HSERV)
Adolescents' perceptions of access to emergency contraception in Seattle-King County : a qualitative study   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Crook, Gardner

2001
Janice Bell     (MCH - HSERV)
Jail incarceration, prenatal health service use, and infant birthweight   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Schroeder, Cawthon

2001
Renee Bouvion     (MCH - HSERV)
Consistency of condom use among female university students: a qualitative study   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Meischke

2001
Nadine Chan     (MCH - HSERV)
Breast cancer risk factors among Asian American ethnic groups   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Tu, Williams

2001
Lydia Chwastiak     (HPR)
Disability in depression and back pain: evaluation of the WHO DAS II in a primary care setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Karras, Von Korff

2001
Chuc Dang     (IHP)
Malnutrition rates and its risk factors in children age 0-60 months in An Hai, Hai Phong   (thesis)
Chair:  Drewnowski
Members:  Rivin

2001
Beth Ebel     (HPR)
Too small for a seatbelt: an observational survey of belt-positioning booster seat use by child passengers   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Rivara

2001
Julia Grossman     (MCH - HSERV)
The take-home pathway for agricultural pesticides: contribution of occupational factors to home contamination   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Connell

2001
Beate Hanson     (HPR)
The association of third molars with mandibular angle fractures: a meta-analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Cummings
Members:  Rivara

2001
Elizabeth Hawkins     (SBS)
Alcohol problems among urban American Indian youth : the relationship between cultural identification and alcohol expectancies   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Marlatt

2001
Juanita Heimann     (SBS)
Self-reported occupational pesticide exposure among farmworkers in the lower Yakima Valley of Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Salazar

2001
Sopheab Heng     (IHP)
Human immunodeficiency virus, sexually transmitted infections and behavioral risk among sex workers in rural Cambodia : comparing town to city brothels   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Bezruchka

2001
Genevieve Herreria     (SBS)
Risk and protective factors influencing past month tobacco use among Filipino American youth : is acculturation a risk or a protective factor?   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Grembowski

2001
Jennifer Hrachovec     (SBS)
Clinical outcomes and cost-impact of a pharmacist-managed anticoagulation service compared to usual medical care   (thesis)
Chair:  Sullivan
Members:  Psaty, Smith

2001
Michael Kirshner     (SBS)
Examining the effects of targeted message on health plan choice.   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Yun

2001
Jayne Kulzer     (IHP)
Socio-cultural norms and acceptability of HIV/AIDS prevention strategies in Simanjiro District of Tanzania   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Shell-Duncan

2001
Mary Kurilo     (MCH - HSERV)
Washington State pharmacists' knowledge, attitudes and practices related to the provision of emergency contraceptive pills   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Downing, Hutchings

2001
Anna LaRocco-Cockburn     (MCH - HSERV)
Identifying depression in Ob-Gyn practice: a survey of Ob-Gyns regarding their attitudes and practices related to routine depression screening   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Katon

2001
David Lee     (SBS)
An examination of social and behavioral factors potentially affecting black men's ability to adhere to HAART   (thesis)
Chair:  Senturia
Members:  Ryan

2001
Linda Lovick     (IHP)
Evaluation of community leaders councils' health education efforts in Manica Province, Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gloyd

2001
Anne Mariella     (MCH - HSERV)
Preferences of providers of maternity services for improving access for low income women   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Connell

2001
Jennifer Melville     (HPR)
Psychiatric comorbidity in women with urinary incontinence   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Walker, Taylor

2001
Mark Micek     (HPR)
The relationship between patients' health-related beliefs and their satisfaction with their primary care provider   (thesis)
Chair:  Braddock
Members:  Fihn

2001
Nghi Nguyen     (IHP)
Fertility dynamics : a study in a floating village in Catba Island, Haiphong, Vietnam   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Mercer

2001
Elizabeth Peterman     (IHP)
Socioeconomic inequality and maternal and infant health in Central America : comparisons and trends across the 1990's   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Oberle

2001
Maria Silveira     (HPR)
Medical decision-making by elderly patients: Choosing how to choose   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Koepsell

2001
Silje Sodal     (MCH - HSERV)
Self-identified health and social service needs of low-income pregnant women and women with young children in Okanogan, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Bezruchka

2001
Carolyn Stemshorn     (SBS)
No glove, no love: Messages about contraception in teen movies   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Downer

2001
Crystal Tetrick     (MCH - HSERV)
Birth weight specific neonatal mortality for Native Americans   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Emanuel

2001
Khampho Ohno     (IHP)
Nursing workforce in Savannakhet Province, Laos   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  Mercer

2001
Matthew Thompson     (HPR)
Hepatitis B knowledge and practices among Chinese Canadian women in Vancouver, British Columbia   (thesis)
Chair:  Taylor
Members:  Jackson, Taylor

2001
John Thornton     (HPR)
Knowledge and opinions of African American health care and non-health care professionals regarding organ donation and transplantation   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Curtis

2001
Gail Wellenstein     (MCH - HSERV)
Comparison of quality of care and outomes for pediatric diabetic patients enrolled in public and commercial insurance managed care programs in western Washington, 1997-1999   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Pihoker, Christakis

2001
Karla Hays     (HPR)
A Vietnamese cultural perspective for understanding childhood asthma   (thesis)
Chair:  Chrisman
Members:  Krieger

2001
Diane Anderson     (HPR)
A qualitative study of facilitators and barriers to specialty certification in occupational health nursing   (thesis)
Chair:  Salazar
Members:  Lafferty

2001
Peggy Riley     (MCH - HSERV)
A randomized controlled trial evaluation of an injury prevention program for adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Kang
Members:  Huebner, Rivara

2001
Christina Schwien     (MCH - HSERV)
School-based fitness centers and adolescent physical activity: does availability make a difference?   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Thompson, Huebner

2001
Ida Ovnicek     (eMPH)
Dental health assessment of Spokane County second and third graders   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Downer

2001
Christine Rushing     (eMPH)
Mycobacterium tuberculosis : assessing the Nevada laboratory   (thesis)
Chair:  Maciejewski
Members:  Grembowski

2001
James Edstam     (eMPH)
Comparison of Hepatitis B vaccine coverage and effectiveness in urban and rural Mongolian two-year-olds   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Gretch

2001
Donn Colby     (eMPH)
HIV knowledge and risk factors among men who have sex with men in Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Lafferty, Wood

2001
M. Silvia Setubal     (IHP)
The labor support course at the Seattle midwifery school: A program evaluation   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Carr

2001
Kathleen Smith     (eMPH)
Seating position and the risk of death and injury for children in motor vehicle crashes   (thesis)
Chair:  Cummings
Members:  Astley

2001
Diane Flynn     (eMPH)
Prevention of unintended pregnancy among women in the U.S. Army   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Holt

2001
Christine Krouse     (eMPH)
Is periodontal disease during pregnancy a risk factor for pre-term delivery and/or low birth weight?   (thesis)
Chair:  Astley
Members:  Persson, Grembowski

2001
Ginger Hines     (eMPH)
Analysis of Four Risk Adjustment Methodologies for Predicting Operative Mortality Following Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery.   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Diehr

2001
Michelle Balter     (eMPH)
Crude, age-specific and age-adjusted sexually transmitted disease rates for Washington counties 1995-1999   (thesis)
Chair:  Hale
Members:  Gale

2001
Beth Davis     (eMPH)
Age of acquisition for autonomy skills in adolescents with Myelomeningocele   (thesis)
Chair:  Shurtleff
Members:  Astley

2001
Mary Durbrow     (eMPH)
Behavioral and environmental determinants of participation in colorectal cancer screening in rural Oregon   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Lalonde, Bluespruce

2001
Allison Laks     (eMPH)
Training eligibility workers to increase referrals to a child-health program   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Mancl

2001
Jane Smilie     (eMPH)
An Assessment of Montana Local Health Departments' Performance of the Core Functions and Essential Services of Public Health   (thesis)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Thompson

2001
Kurt Stevenson     (eMPH)
The capacity of small rural hospital microbiology laboratories to detect antimicrobial resistance: results of a survey of 77 rural hospitals in 4 western states   (thesis)
Chair:  Sugarman
Members:  Kopjar

2001
Lisa Talbott     (eMPH)
Evaluation for the Cancer Lifeline Lymphedema Education and Support Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Rossing
Members:  Kinne

2001
Shirley Woods     (eMPH)
Cervical cancer screening in Northern Saskatchewan First Nation nursing communities   (thesis)
Chair:  Critchlow
Members:  Scholes

2000
Keira Armstrong     (IHP)
Socioeconomic factors related to HIV prevalence among antenatal clinic attendees at sentinel sites throughout Zimbabwe : an ecological study comparing communities of high and low HIV prevalence (2000)   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Williams, Mercer

2000
Aliou Ayaba     (IHP)
Sociocultural and economic context of malnutrition in Benin   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Shell-Duncan

2000
Emily Bourcier     (SBS)
Assessment of strategies used by primary food preparers to influence healthy eating, and the relationship to fruit, vegetable, and fat consumption by family members   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  Meischke

2000
Marcia Burman     (HPR)
Effect of false positive mammograms on interval breast cancer screening in an health maintenance organization   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Taplin, Elmore

2000
Thi Cao     (IHP)
The relationship between women's socio-demographic and contraceptive characteristics and abortion use in the Red River Delta, Vietnam   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Mercer, Cheadle

2000
Elizabeth Davis     (MCH - HSERV)
Caring for exceptional children: a survey of caregivers   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Bell, Cook

2000
Huyen Do     (SBS)
Cervical cancer screening among Chinese immigrants in Seattle, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Taylor
Members:  Yasui, Spigner, Jackson

2000
Andrew Elliott     (HPR)
A study of the characteristics of HIV+ psychiatric inpatients   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Taylor, Karras

2000
Henry Espinoza-Nicaragua     (IHP)
The relationship between family structure and exclusive breastfeeding prevalence in Nicaragua   (thesis)
Chair:  Johnson
Members:  Gloyd, Mercer

2000
Ted Eytan     (MS)
Tobacco use and health risk behavior among university students   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Crittenden, Goldberg

2000
John Feudtner     (HPR)
Pediatric deaths due to complex chronic conditions: A population-based study of Washington state, 1980-1997   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Neff, Rivara

2000
Abigail Halperin     (HPR)
Smoking trends and academic performance in a university population   (thesis)
Chair:  Stout
Members:  Taylor

2000
Christian Helfrich     (IHP)
Analysis of first aid kits employed in the Guinea worm eradication program in Cote d'Ivoire   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Mock

2000
Khanh Hoang     (IHP)
Maternal characteristics, health knowledge, and utilization of maternal health services in central Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gish

2000
Nadine Hoekman     (IHP)
A qualitative study on men's experience of family planning in Ghana   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Mercer, Shell-Duncan

2000
Amitabh Jha     (HPR)
Dissatisfaction with medical services among medicare beneficiaries with disabilities   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Doctor

2000
Eric Kezirian     (HPR)
The cost and cost effectiveness of universal screening for hearing loss in newborns   (thesis)
Chair:  Sullivan
Members:  Wickizer

2000
Charlotte Lewis     (HPR)
The role of the pediatrician in the oral health of children : a national survey   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Grossman, Domoto

2000
Lisa Lopez     (SBS)
Motives for initiating smoking cessation : a comparison of high-acculturated Hispanics, low-acculturated Hispanics, and non-Hispanic whites   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Grembowski

2000
Christian Lovis     (HPR)
Evaluation of a natural language-based order entry pathway for the Department of Veterans Affair Electronic Patient Record   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Fihn, Martin

2000
Heather McPhillips     (HPR)
Children hospitalized early are at increased risk for future serious injury   (thesis)
Chair:  Stout
Members:  Davis

2000
Maryann O'Hara     (HPR)
The anxiety of intimate influence : pediatrician perspectives on breastfeeding counseling   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Elmore, Rhodes

2000
Nazleen Patel-Ejarque     (SBS)
Client satisfaction: An evaluation of the African American Elders Project   (thesis)
Members:  Grembowski, Collier, Spigner

2000
Letitia Reason     (SBS)
Female genital cutting among the Kassena-Nankana of Northern Ghana: the relationship between education and perceptions of health risk   (thesis)
Chair:  Senturia
Members:  Leonetti, Mock

2000
Rachel Shapiro     (MCH - HSERV)
Cost-effectiveness of screening asymptomatic young men for Chlamydia trachomatis   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Marrazzo, Veenstra

2000
Kenneth Sherr     (IHP)
Health sector reform in Uganda : a case study for policymakers   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Bezruchka

2000
Maria Simao     (IHP)
Clinical and social follow up of children with AIDS in Maputo   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Bezruchka

2000
Kelly Stainback-Tracy     (MCH - HSERV)
The association between poverty and limitations experienced by school-aged children with developmental disabilities   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Connell

2000
Susan Stanford     (MCH - HSERV)
Assessing the need for an exercise promotion program among female members of lower-income religious organizations   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  McTiernan, Bell

2000
Bradley Stout     (MCH - HSERV)
Factors associated with type of birth attendant and handwashing practices in the eastern Terai region of Nepal   (thesis)
Chair:  Tsu
Members:  Bell

2000
Gina Sucato     (HPR)
Adolescents' use of emergency contraception provided by Washington state pharmacists   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Rivara

2000
Elizabeth Vig     (HPR)
Understanding older patients' views about the end of life   (thesis)
Chair:  Pearlman
Members:  Curtis

2000
Edward Weaver     (HPR)
Do physiologic measures reflect quality of life in sleep apnea patients?   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Patrick, Yueh

2000
Rebecca Schirle     (HPR)
Barriers to accessing health care services as perceived by a group of blind employees   (thesis)
Chair:  Salazar
Members:  Gochnour, Lafferty

2000
Susan Hansen     (eMPH)
The relationship of socioeconomic and regional health system factors in the location of death, the United States 1997   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Conrad

2000
Susan Kring     (eMPH)
Access to primary health care services among Hispanic, poor, or uninsured non-elderly adults in Chelan and Douglas counties in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Martin

2000
Kipling Beardsley     (eMPH)
Celebrating the Wisdom of Science and Community: The synergy of behavioral science and community partnerships in creating a comprehensive health promotion plan to decrease HIV infection rates in gay men   (capstone)
Chair:  Lafferty

2000
Patricia Hastings     (eMPH)
A state survey of recertification criteria for emergency medical technicians   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Eisenberg, Cummins

2000
Margaret Gallaher     (HPR)
Health care utilization among children diagnosed with developmental delay   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Christakis

2000
Miae Christofferson     (eMPH)
Pregnant adolescents in chemical dependency treatment   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Cheadle

2000
Keven Mosley-Koehler     (eMPH)
The application of a multi-disciplinary treatment approach to complex regional pain syndrome : treatment outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Horn
Members:  Taylor, Bell

2000
Steven Zeliadt     (eMPH)
Differences in the rate of advanced stage breast cancer between regular screeners and non-regular screeners over age 50 in the community   (thesis)
Chair:  McIntosh
Members:  Rossing

2000
Gary Clark     (eMPH)
Can an instructional video improve the quality of cervical smears in a family practice residency?   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Downer

2000
Renee Killian     (eMPH)
Platelet usage during a three month period of 1995: An analysis of a survey conducted through the Puget Sound Blood Center   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore

2000
Claudia Montagne     (eMPH)
An HIV prevention needs assessment for gay men in Wyoming.   (capstone)
Chair:  Lalonde

2000
Keith Salzman     (eMPH)
Biomedical Ethics Core Curriculum Madigan Army Medical Center, First Module: Ethical Decision Making in Biomedical Ethics: The "4-Box" Model   (capstone)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Stevens

2000
Carolyn Strong     (eMPH)
Chronic Illness Experiences of Older Adults Living in the Community   (thesis)
Chair:  Belza
Members:  Chapman

2000
Glenda Terry     (eMPH)
An analysis of ICD Coding Personnel Reporting Cause-of-Death Mortalilty Statistics.   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Murphy, Perrin

2000
Norma Turner     (eMPH)
Mothers' perceptions and receptivity to home visiting services in Clallam County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Hale

2000
Kristen Vlaun     (eMPH)
Effectiveness of Gender Sensitive Curriculum in Youth Smoking Cessation Programs   (thesis)
Chair:  Lalonde
Members:  Curry

2000
Jean Wooldridge     (eMPH)
Technology features of a public health internet virtual collaboratory: acknowledging stakeholder diversity and public/private roles in complex global systems   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Chapman

1999
Christina An     (SBS)
The impact of home follow-up visits on health care utilization and charges among medicaid newborns   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Grembowski, Temple

1999
Molly Bradshaw     (SBS)
Comparing urgent and less-urgent use of an emergency medical system : characteristics of E-911 medical calls within the King County EMS system   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Cheadle

1999
Judith Cahero     (IHP)
Prenatal care utilization and fetal outcomes at Harare Maternity Hospital   (thesis)
Chair:  Williams
Members:  Woelk, Mercer

1999
Leway Chen     (HPR)
Cardiovascular practice guidelines: review and study of variation in adherence to the acute myocardial infarction guidelines and the congestive heart failure guidelines   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Every

1999
Paul Ciechanowski     (HPR)
The patient-provider relationship and adherence to treatment in patients with diabetes   (thesis)
Chair:  Katon
Members:  Grembowski

1999
Linda Cunning     (HPR)
Knowledge and perceptions of provider impairment among administrative leaders in Washington hospitals   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Grembowski

1999
Therese Dawson     (HPR)
The management of hepatitis C infection in the VA Puget Sound health care system   (thesis)
Chair:  Sales
Members:  Hedrick, Rivara

1999
Gretchen Ehrsam     (MCH - HSERV)
A comparison of birth outcomes between black infants in the United States mainland and the U.S. Virgin Islands   (thesis)
Chair:  Emanuel
Members:  Huebner

1999
Cirre Emblen     (IHP)
Community involvement in a community based health program for returning refugees and displaced persons in Southern Somalia 1995-96   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Gloyd, Bezruchka

1999
Sophie Godley     (SBS)
Facing the challenges of teen pregnancy prevention with high risk girls: a qualitative study of the Spokane Regional Health District's Your Choice, Not Chance program   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Senturia

1999
Gretchen Greer     (MCH - HSERV)
Transition at home: mothers' experiences breastfeeding infants recently discharged from the neonatal intensive care unit   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Bell

1999
James Guevara     (HPR)
Utilization and cost of health care services for children with attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in a health maintenance organization   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Lozano, Wickizer

1999
Alton Hart     (HPR)
Hospice patient attitudes regarding spiritual discussions with their doctors   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Rhodes, McCormick

1999
Jeffrey Henderson     (HPR)
Traditional healer utilization by a cohort of reservation-based American Indians and Alaska Natives   (thesis)
Chair:  Chrisman
Members:  Grossman, Shiu-Thornton

1999
Eleanor Ho     (HPR)
Demographic characteristics and douching practices of women attending public prenatal clinics   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum
Members:  Connell

1999
Paul Hoffmeister     (HPR)
Height, weight, and BMI of long-term survivors of pediatric bone marrow transplantation treated with total body irradiation   (thesis)
Chair:  Diehr
Members:  Rees

1999
Matthew Hollon     (HPR)
The direct-to-consumer marketing of prescription drugs and health service utilization   (thesis)
Chair:  Larson
Members:  Downer, Koepsell

1999
Leslie Iverson     (IHP)
Parent-child home literacy activities baseline survey: Harborview Medical Center children and teens clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Lozano

1999
Mary Johnson     (MCH - HSERV)
A description of acculturation, social support, and cultural food patterns in a population of pregnant first generation Mexican-American immigrants   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Rees

1999
Brian Johnston     (HPR)
High-risk periods for childhood injury among siblings   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Grossman

1999
Kathryn Jones     (MCH - HSERV)
Assessment of obstetric care by women who underwent induction, augmentation or spontaneous labor   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Martin

1999
Donna Lavallie     (HPR)
Birth outcomes among American Indian/Alaska Native women wtih diabetes in pregnancy: a population-based study of maternal and perinatal outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Baldwin, Larson

1999
Mona Lydon-Rochelle     (MCH - HSERV)
Mode of birth and self-reported postpartum general health status   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Watts, Martin

1999
Huu Ngo     (IHP)
Levels and determinants of contraceptive use in the Vietnam Red River Delta   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gorbach, Gish

1999
India Ornelas     (SBS)
Predictors of condom use among sexually active adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Goldbaum

1999
Alice Park     (MCH - HSERV)
Pregnancy intention and stress and support during pregnancy: Washington State, 1993-1997   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Williams, Spice

1999
Klaus Puschel     (HPR)
Hispanic cancer screening attitudes and behaviors : perspectives of health care providers, service organizations and community residents   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Kimball

1999
Anne Saulovich     (SBS)
An evaluation of the American Cancer Society Breast Cancer Action Alert Network   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Thompson

1999
Kenneth Schellhase     (HPR)
The effect of glycemic control on multiple complications in type 2 diabetes mellitus   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Weiss

1999
Edmunds Udris     (HPR)
A case finding tool to identify general internal medicine patients with left ventricular systolic dysfunction using an administrative database   (thesis)
Chair:  Reiber
Members:  Martin

1999
Louine Verneuil     (MCH - HSERV)
Age of menarche as a predictor for pregnancy outcomes in African American adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Rees
Members:  Bell

1999
Kristine Wong     (SBS)
A community-based health survey in South Seattle, Washington : assessment of concerns, perceived risks, and knowledge about environmental pollution   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Koenig

1999
Josephine Young     (HPR)
School-based health centers: insurance status and adolescent utilization of services   (thesis)
Chair:  Gray
Members:  Stout, Bell

1999
Donna Kalauokalani     (HPR)
The influence of patient expectations on functional outcomes in patients randomized to alternative treatments for chronic low back pain   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Cherkin, Koepsell, Loeser

1999
Anna De Guzman     (IHP)
Adolescent sexual health in Klong Toey Slum Community, Bangkok, Thailand.   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Mercer

1999
Quoc Nguyen     (IHP)
Quality and outcome of prenatal care in Cote d'Ivoire   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Gish, Mercer

1999
Mona Lydon-Rochelle     (MCH - HSERV)
Method of delivery and risk of subsequent adverse maternal health outcomes   (dissertation)
Members:  Martin

1999
Brian Harrington     (eMPH)
Association of race, gender and military rank with the utilization of clinical preventive screening tests   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Spigner

1999
Susan Khampho     (IHP)
The effectiveness of weekly iron supplementation for treatment of iron deficiency : a study among female factory workers in Indonesia   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gish

1999
Patricia Degracia     (eMPH)
Outreach Intervention to promote a breast and cervical cancer early detection program in Kitsap County   (thesis)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Hale, Gonzales, Altamore

1999
Janet St John     (MCH - HSERV)
Identifying postpartum depression in primary care pediatrics : a survey of current practice patterns, beliefs, and consideration of routine screening   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Meischke

1999
Alison Rigby     (MCH - HSERV)
The longitudinal development of obesity in young adults   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Rees

1999
Deborah Goldman     (eMPH)
Evaluation of village-based women's health services by community health aides/practitioners in Southwest Alaska   (thesis)
Chair:  Lalonde
Members:  Stricklaund

1999
John Holman     (eMPH)
Do family physicians use more resources for inpatient care at an academic medical center?   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Stevens

1999
Suresh Advani     (eMPH)
Coccidioidomycosis: Development of a tool to asses the initial status and determine indications for early treatment   (thesis)
Chair:  Grayston
Members:  DeRouen

1999
Jean Bjerke     (eMPH)
Inferior outcome with related HLA class II mismatched donors than with match unrelated or related class I mismatched donors after alternative-donor marrow transplantation   (thesis)
Chair:  Gooley
Members:  Geballe

1999
Kathryn Darling     (eMPH)
Hepatitis C in British Columbia's Capital Regional District: A profile of physician and street outreach nurse-reported risk factors and risk behaviours, 1995 and 1996.   (thesis)
Chair:  Alexander
Members:  Gale

1999
Janelle Erickson     (eMPH)
Compliance with fecal occult blood testing: results from a survey of older women in an HMO   (thesis)
Chair:  Mandelson
Members:  LaCroix

1999
Danna Flood     (eMPH)
Colorectal cancer incidence in Asian migrants to the United States and their descendants   (thesis)
Chair:  Weiss
Members:  Potter

1999
John Heflin     (eMPH)
Are military family medicine residency graduates better prepared for practice than their civilian peers?   (thesis)
Chair:  Stevens
Members:  Hart

1999
David Houghton     (eMPH)
Cost Effectiveness of Mandatory Tuberculosis (TB) Screening of Selected Foreign Born Urban Public School Students as a Strategy for TB Case Prevention   (thesis)
Chair:  Urban
Members:  Alexander, Nolan

1999
Richard Mills     (eMPH)
Correlation of quality of life with clinical symptoms and signs at the time of glaucoma diagnosis   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Emond

1999
Evan Simpson     (eMPH)
Risk of Injury Among Refugee Children   (thesis)
Chair:  Rivara
Members:  Mueller

1999
Donald Wetter     (eMPH)
Terrorist Use of Biological and Chemical Agents: An Assessment of Hospital Emergency Department Readiness in USPHS Region X   (thesis)
Chair:  Daniell
Members:  Treser

1998
Isabel Almendarez     (HPR)
The 'girls' leadership club: a process evaluation   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Grembowski, Shiu-Thornton

1998
Mary Anderson     (SBS)
Utilizing the health belief model to predict medication adherence in adolescents with asthma   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Grembowski

1998
Robert Bernstein     (HPR)
Association of discounting the future to glycemic control and self-care behaviors in diabetes   (thesis)
Chair:  Bowen
Members:  Wagner

1998
Gregory Breeden     (SBS)
Mood disorders and length of hospital stay in adult AIDS patients   (thesis)
Chair:  McCann
Members:  Cheadle

1998
Susan Brundage     (HPR)
Stapled versus sutured gastrointestinal anastomoses in the trauma patient   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Rivara, Maier

1998
Sheila Capestany     (MCH - HSERV)
The service contract of the Pacific Association of Labor Support and Maternity Support Services: a descriptive study   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Huebner

1998
Jim Chen     (HPR)
A multi-ethnic comparison of behavioral symptoms in Alzheimer's disease   (thesis)
Chair:  Diehr
Members:  Borson, Kukull

1998
Dimitri Christakis     (HPR)
Is increased continuity of outpatient care associated with decreased emergency department utilization?   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Rivara, Connell

1998
Karen Domino     (HPR)
Awareness during anesthesia: a closed claims analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Perrin
Members:  Wing, Reiber

1998
Megan Dwight Johnson     (HPR)
Fatigue, depression, and functional disability in patients with chronic hepatitis C   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Walker, Katon

1998
Kelly Forrest     (IHP)
The influence of male acceptance on female condom use in Tanzania   (thesis)
Chair:  Mercer
Members:  Gloyd

1998
Stella Gran-O'Donnell     (HPR)
A qualitative study of smoking behavior among Samoan youth in Seattle: a focus group approach   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Bell

1998
Jacqueline Grupp-Phelan     (HPR)
Early newborn discharge and readmission for mild and severe jaundice   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Davis, Taylor

1998
Wesley Hanson     (SBS)
The utilization of a behavioral questionnaire for dental caries risk assessment   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Morrison

1998
Hugh Huizenga     (HPR)
Growth of lung volume reduction surgery among medicare enrollees, 1994-1996   (thesis)
Chair:  Ramsey
Members:  Fihn

1998
Adam Jonas     (HPR)
A qualitative study of the process of change in exercise behavior   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Bowen

1998
Robert Kohlwes     (HPR)
Physicians' responses to patients' requests for physician assisted suicide   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Pearlman, Rhodes

1998
Tao Kwan-Gett     (HPR)
Modeling the spread of drug-resistant streptococcus pneumoniae among children in day care   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Hughes

1998
Tracy Laidley     (HPR)
Diagnosing the resident: a study of attending physician ascertainment of resident self-perceived learning needs in ambulatory settings   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Braddock

1998
Marcel Lama     (IHP)
Community and health committee perspectives on the management of cost recovery at district health facilities in the Central African Republic (CAR)   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Gloyd

1998
Sean McParland     (IHP)
Psychiatric morbidity in developing countries : a meta-analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Bezruchka

1998
Joseph Merrill     (HPR)
Ethnographic observations of the medical care of drug users : the keys to the 'narc' cabinet.   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Rhodes, Marlatt

1998
Michael Murphy     (HPR)
Health care utilization and cost among adults with chronic rhinosinusitis who were enrolled in a health maintenance organization   (thesis)
Chair:  Sullivan
Members:  Yueh, Stergachis

1998
Janet Myers     (HPR)
Examining fruit and vegetable consumption differences across categories of smoking status in a worksite setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Cheadle

1998
Molly Parker     (MCH - HSERV)
The 1989 Washington state Medicaid expansion and corresponding fertility indicators   (thesis)
Chair:  Hale
Members:  Williams

1998
Elizabeth Phelan     (MS)
A comparison of care at a women's health center with traditional primary care for women   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Burke, LaCroix

1998
Jennifer Rasmussen     (SBS)
The design, implementation and evaluation of an educational workbook for primary care patients with depression   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Von Korff

1998
Somnath Saha     (HPR)
Patient-physician racial concordance and the perceived quality and use of health care   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Koepsell

1998
Donald Sloma     (SBS)
Teen pregnancy and public health   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Watts

1998
Samantha Thompson     (MCH - HSERV)
Biomedical and social risk: impact on child health and developmental outcome   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Emanuel

1998
Lisa White     (MCH - HSERV)
A case study of an innovative program to improve pediatric asthma management in primary care practices   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Stout, Huebner

1998
Jennifer Winkler     (MCH - HSERV)
Women's satisfaction receiving emergency contraceptives from pharmacists   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Gardner, Tsu

1998
Christine Winters     (SBS)
Characteristics of people seeking alternative health care   (thesis)
Chair:  Cherkin
Members:  Curry

1998
Cindy Katz     (HPR)
Age and on-scene time in prehospital care of pediatric trauma   (thesis)
Chair:  Eyres
Members:  Grossman

1998
Carol Eubanks     (HPR)
The privatization of Tacoma-Pierce County Health Department's sexually transmitted disease services: An assessment of the provision of care in the private sector.   (thesis)
Chair:  Lafferty
Members:  Ensign

1998
Laura Land     (HPR)
Strategic use of stories in legislative advocacy   (thesis)
Chair:  Ward
Members:  Cheadle

1998
David Balmer     (eMPH)
A study of the effect of an educational intervention to increase community hospital staff participation in an influenza program   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Curry

1998
MaryAllyn Fisher     (eMPH)
Does reading level effect successful completion of chemical dependency treatment of adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Emanuel
Members:  Grembowski

1998
Margaret Reh     (eMPH)
Interest in genetic testing for breast cancer among women attending two urban clinics   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Austin, Collins

1998
Tam Lutz     (HPR)
A tribal youth risk behavior survey   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Wickizer

1998
Eric Morgan     (eMPH)
A comparison of U.S. Army residency and postgraduate family practice inpatient care and the implications for residency training   (thesis)
Chair:  Doescher
Members:  Rosenblatt

1998
Bonita Stout     (eMPH)
Assessment of lead sources and associated health risks in Flathead County, Montana   (thesis)
Chair:  Treser
Members:  Emanuel, Huebner

1998
Cora Breuner     (eMPH)
Alternative medicine use by homeless youth   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Kemper

1998
Linda Jacobsen     (eMPH)
A study of family planning service capacity in Thurston County, Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Hale
Members:  Thompson, Bell

1998
Ronald Nussli     (eMPH)
The long term care facility survey : a descriptive study of alcohol policies in King County facilities serving aging adults   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Collins, Perrin

1998
Julia Wallace     (IHP)
Evaluation of the impact of traditional birth attendant training in the forest region of Guinea, West Africa   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Horn

1998
Robert Byron     (eMPH)
Cost Estimation for Patients Undergoing Cholecystectomy at a Rural Indian Health Service Hospital   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Cheadle

1998
Erin Coke     (eMPH)
Nosocomial Transmission of Hepatitis B in an Acute Care Setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Stehr-Green
Members:  Altamore

1998
Elizabeth Eckstrom     (eMPH)
Physical Activity Counseling - an Intervention to Change Physicians' Attitudes and Behaviors   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Altamore, Lessler

1998
Anne Hart     (eMPH)
Continuity of care as a determinant in diabetic health maintenance compliance   (thesis)
Chair:  Johnston
Members:  Wickizer, Altamore

1998
Erin Hepner     (eMPH)
Factors in the Decision Not to Breastfeed: A Study of Kennewick WIC Participants   (capstone)
Chair:  Jordan
Members:  Collins

1998
Daniel Jorgensen     (eMPH)
Epidemiology of Childhood Lead Poisoning in Knox County (TN)   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Campbell

1998
Alison Little     (eMPH)
Comparison of pregnancy complications and birth outcomes in Ukrainian women residing in Kiev and Daieprodzerzhinsk   (thesis)
Chair:  Davis
Members:  Williams

1998
Charles Mosher     (eMPH)
Evolution of clinical virulence: the 1495-1550 Epidemic of Europe, Precursor of Modern Veneral Syphillis   (thesis)
Chair:  Alexander
Members:  Whorton

1998
Jo Anne Myers-Ciecko     (eMPH)
Licensed midwives in Washington state, an underutilized resource   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Gloyd

1998
Robert Rolfs     (eMPH)
Risk Factors for Syphilis During a Nationwide Epidemic: Cocaine Use and Related Sexual Behaviors   (thesis)
Chair:  Alexander
Members:  Becker

1998
Caroline Ryan     (eMPH)
Reproductive Tract Infections in Primary Health Care, Family Planning, and Dermatovenereology Clinics in Morocco: Implications for Syndromic Management in Arab Muslim Women   (thesis)
Chair:  Holmes
Members:  Hughes

1998
Christopher Todd     (eMPH)
Child Behaviors Associated With Dog Bite Injury   (thesis)
Chair:  Cummings
Members:  Rivara

1998
Vicki Tomascak     (eMPH)
Perceived Need for a Statewide Infection Control Computer Network   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Grembowski

1998
Paul Zaveruha     (eMPH)
Determinants of ambulance scene time at motor vehicle accidents   (thesis)
Chair:  Rivara
Members:  Grossman, Copass, Mock

1998
Thomas Murray     (eMPH)
Risk Factors Associated with Parkinson's Disease Development via a case-control study   (thesis)
Chair:  Checkoway
Members:  Gale

1997
Denise Abe     (IHP)
Hepatitis B prenatal screening and vaccination program evaluation in the Asian Pacific Islander community health center setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Gloyd, Gale

1997
Emily Anthony     (MCH - HSERV)
Resident satisfaction in scattered site public housing   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Rees, Huebner

1997
Carla Bauman     (HPR)
Discovery of melanoma: thick versus thin lesions   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Fihn

1997
Christopher Blackmore     (HPR)
Cervical spine screening with computed tomography in trauma patients: cost-effectiveness analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Jarvik, Mann

1997
Siri Bliesner     (MCH - HSERV)
Descriptive study of teen-oriented reproductive health care services   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Ensign

1997
Amy Bonomi     (SBS)
Validation of the United States' version of the World Health Organization Quality of Life (WHOQOL) instrument (1997)   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Moinpour

1997
Martin Butzlaff     (HPR)
Expectations and beliefs about surgery for sciatica: associations with outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Belcher

1997
Amelia Cobb     (HPR)
Adolescent mothers' decisions about infant feeding   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Rees

1997
Ellen Copas     (SBS)
Cambodian refugee women's postpartum practices and culturally-defined illness : synthesizing interpretive and critical perspectives   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner

1997
Carlos Dominguez     (IHP)
The religious sector and AIDS prevention in Guatemala and Costa Rica   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Gloyd

1997
Seth Edlavitch     (HPR)
Evaluation of the fee-pilot program: a program at the Seattle-King County Department of Public Health to encourage uninsured clients to obtain health insurance   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Wickizer

1997
Elyse Fineman     (IHP)
A cost and utilization survey for persons disabled by AIDS : a prospective observational study performed at Bailey Boushay House, Seattle, WA   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  McCormick

1997
Suzanne Gillette     (SBS)
Women and homeless persons: An HIV/AIDS prevention education needs assessment   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Lalonde

1997
Ann Glusker     (SBS)
Patterns and determinants of fetal, neonatal and infant deaths in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Hale
Members:  Grembowski

1997
Barbara Gordon     (MCH - HSERV)
Prior adverse pregnancy outcome predicts the likelihood of smoking reduction in subsequent pregnancy   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Holt

1997
Kristen Bush     (SBS)
A three question screen for recent heavy or problem drinking in a primary care population   (thesis)
Chair:  Curry
Members:  Kivlahan, Bradley

1997
Roberta Lawson     (IHP)
Effect of the Project Stretch dental health promotion intervention on Venezuelan barrio children   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Wells, Martin

1997
Alison Leversha     (MCH - HSERV)
Costs and effectiveness of albuterol via spacer versus nebulizer in children with acute asthma   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Heagerty

1997
Lenna Liu     (HPR)
The safety of early newborn discharge: the Washington state experience   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Novack, Davis

1997
Anna Mastroianni     (SBS)
Implementation of a federal policy mandate: the NIH training requirement for research ethics   (thesis)
Chair:  Pearlman
Members:  Jonsen

1997
Shelly McKeirnan     (SBS)
Self-efficacy and adherence in a dietary intervention to lower plasma cholesterol   (thesis)
Chair:  McCann
Members:  Graham, Kinne

1997
Caryn Nagler     (MCH - HSERV)
The relationship between maternal depressive symptoms and toddler development   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Holt

1997
David Nowels     (HPR)
Features of clinical practice guidelines that influence physician perceptions of credibility   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Altamore

1997
Cesar Nunez     (IHP)
Selective mass treatment for STDs in female sex workers attending an STD clinic in Tegucigalpa, Honduras   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Holmes

1997
Diane Pilkey     (MCH - HSERV)
Maternal factors associated with inadequate prenatal care in older women   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Bell

1997
Kristen Reed     (SBS)
Evaluating prevention programs with the results mapping evaluation tool : a case study of a youth substance abuse prevention program   (thesis)
Chair:  Cheadle
Members:  Thompson

1997
Natasha Rosenblatt     (HPR)
Outreach to lesbians : evaluation of Seattle Lesbian Cancer Project's efforts to inform lesbians of women's health exams offered through the King County Breast and Cervical Health Program (1997)   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Bowen

1997
Ralph Rossi     (HPR)
A computerized intervention to decrease the use of calcium channel blockers in hypertension : a randomized, controlled trial   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Belcher

1997
Peter Rumm     (HPR)
The relationship between child and spouse abuse in a military population   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Rivara, Cummings

1997
Beatriz Salgado     (HPR)
American Indian women's perceptions and definition of domestic violence   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Hoeyman

1997
Cindy Smith     (MCH - HSERV)
Gender differences in the referral and treatment of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder symptoms in children by primary care providers   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Huebner

1997
Nicole Valentine     (IHP)
Patient satisfaction with the system of contracted rural primary health care practices in South Africa   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Weaver

1997
Sheryl Vick     (SBS)
A process evaluation of an outpatient diabetes education program   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Collins

1997
Elizabeth Weicht     (HPR)
Prevalence of hepatitis C in refugees   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Gale

1997
Thomas Zaubler     (HPR)
Decision-making capacity in patients undergoing bone marrow transplantation   (thesis)
Chair:  Pearlman
Members:  Jonsen, Katon

1997
Karen Gough     (HPR)
Return to work decisions made by pregnant and postpartum women   (thesis)
Chair:  Salazar
Members:  Kimball, Killien

1997
David Boone     (eMPH)
The impact of automated fabrication of limb prostheses in the Socialist Republic of Vietnam   (thesis)
Chair:  Urban
Members:  Freney

1997
Jorge Alarcon     (IHP - EPI)
Determinants and prevalence of HIV and syphilis in pregnant women in Lima, Peru   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball

1997
Joan Kesselring     (eMPH)
Teaching CPR to the mature market via television PSAs   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Collins, Eisenberg

1997
Caleb Banta-Green     (MCH - HSERV)
The association between poverty and child car seat use   (thesis)
Chair:  Cummings
Members:  Holt

1997
Paula McMeen     (eMPH)
What proportion of the early intervention resources were devoted to the Part H enrolled population in Alaska in 1996?   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Connell, Richardson

1997
Mary Anne Lindeblad     (eMPH)
A comparison of first steps clinics and other community providers   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Bell

1997
Elaine Berg     (eMPH)
Risky business: adolescent women, alcohol and sex   (thesis)
Chair:  Huebner
Members:  Altamore

1997
Mary Walls     (eMPH)
Increasing influenza and pneumococcal immunization rates: a randomized control trial of a senior center-based intervention   (capstone)
Chair:  Bell
Chair:  Collins
Chair:  Cheadle

1997
June Bluespruce     (eMPH)
HIV prevention in managed care : primary care providers' experiences and needs   (thesis)
Chair:  Downer
Members:  Sugg, Bell

1997
Deborah Choromanski-Jilly     (eMPH)
Clinical features and biochemical/hematological markers associated with HCV Seropositivity in the Anchorage VA clinic population   (thesis)
Chair:  Wainwright
Members:  Gale, Altamore

1997
Jeffrey Clark     (eMPH)
Unintended pregnancy among female soldiers presenting for prenatal care at Madigan Army Medical Center   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Miser, Goldbaum

1997
Patrick Dehuff     (eMPH)
Evaluation of CPR psychomotor skill rentention among 6th grade students at Monroe Middle School in Monroe, Washington   (capstone)
Chair:  Mandel
Members:  Cummings, Collins

1997
Pia Fish     (eMPH)
The modifying effect of body size on the risk of breast cancer associated with postmenopausal hormone replacement therapy   (thesis)
Chair:  Daling
Members:  Potter

1997
Bradford Gessner     (eMPH)
Risk factors for pediatric tuberculosis infection and active disease   (thesis)
Chair:  Weiss
Members:  Nolan

1997
Georgina Harding     (eMPH)
Facilitator's affecting incorporation of knowledge learned at inservice education into public health nursing practice   (thesis)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Smith, Lalonde

1997
Carol Indorf     (eMPH)
Comparisons of Yupik Eskimo infant growth measurements with NCHS reference data   (thesis)
Chair:  DeRouen
Members:  Sherry, Altamore

1997
Jeffrey Jensen     (eMPH)
Outcomes of suction curettage and medical abortion: a comparison study   (thesis)
Chair:  Astley
Members:  Chu

1997
Diane McDevitt     (eMPH)
Evaluation of Northwest Hospital Employee Wellness, "WellPower at Work" Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Kinne, Lalonde

1997
Paul Rostykus     (eMPH)
Risk factors for fatal injuries in general aviation airplane crash landings   (thesis)
Chair:  Mueller
Members:  Cummings

1997
Martha Shinkle     (eMPH)
Evaluation of the OB preadmission program at Harrison Hospital, Bremerton, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Perrin
Members:  Watts

1997
Sandra Smith     (eMPH)
Comparing mothers' reports of information received in routine prenatal care vs. care supplemented by educational reading materials   (thesis)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Grembowski, Woods

1997
Helen Stroebel     (eMPH)
County-Level Determinants of low Birth Weight in a Rural Population   (thesis)
Chair:  Hale
Members:  Holt

1997
Joseph Yetter     (eMPH)
Characteristics of outstanding teachers of primary care medicine in the U.S. military   (thesis)
Chair:  Gordon
Members:  Miser, Altamore

1996
Ann Anderson     (MCH - HSERV)
Detection and treatment of substance abuse in pregnancy: preliminary results of a community-based program   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Bell

1996
Martin Carey     (HPR)
A study to assess the reliability and validity of a questionnaire to monitor low back pain   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Deyo

1996
Leighton Chan     (HPR)
The effect of Medicare's payment system on the behavior of rehabilitation hospitals   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Esselman, Haselkorn

1996
Conrad Clemens     (HPR)
Is Dimetapp effective in temporarily relieving symptoms of the common cold in preschool children?   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Taylor, Davis

1996
Juliana Cyril     (SBS)
Risk of injury among children with chronic conditions and disabilities   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  Jaffe

1996
Mary Finley     (HPR)
Access to health care for homeless single women   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Spigner, Sugg

1996
Victoria Harris     (HPR)
Criminal recidivism among mentally ill offenders   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Rhodes, Dagadakis

1996
Anne Haviland     (IHP)
Health related beliefs and behaviors in Manica Province, Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Gish

1996
Anna Hundt     (IHP)
Factors influencing mandatory AIDS counseling in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Gish

1996
Mark Jenkins     (MCH - HSERV)
Perinatal outcomes among a group of pregnant homeless adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Deisher, Emanuel

1996
Lilyan Ila     (MCH - HSERV)
Quality assessment of antepartum care at Group Health Cooperative   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Kimball, Williams

1996
Keith Kelley     (IHP)
A comparison of two utilization review methods in an acute care setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Smith

1996
Carolyn Kline     (HPR)
An ethnographic exploration of how pregnancy and childbirth affect women's health   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Martin, Shy

1996
Kristin LaCroix     (SBS)
'Whatever will be, will be': determinants of cancer fatalism among older low income women in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Allen-Barash

1996
Rosa Liquela     (IHP)
Sexually transmitted diseases: health seeking behavior, knowledge, attitudes, and practices among women factory workers and street-based commercial sex workers in Maputo, Mozambique (1996)   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd

1996
Uyen Ly     (SBS)
Domestic violence and Asian/Pacific Islander Americans: health services provision in King County   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Shiu-Thornton

1996
David Magid     (HPR)
The effect of copayment on delay in seeking emergency care for patients with myocardial infarction   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Rivara, Dowling

1996
Stephanie Maya     (HPR)
Reducing young children's exposure to environmental tobacco smoke: facilitators & barriers in designing a clinical intervention   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  McAfee, Beery

1996
Ronald Maynard     (HPR)
Social and clinical aspects for understanding BBTD   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Weinstein, Domoto

1996
Theodore Parker     (IHP)
Attitudes of pharmacists towards intravenous drug use and increased needle/syringe availability : how available are 'works' in Seattle?   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Sullivan

1996
Sandra Pineros     (HPR)
An AIDS intervention designed for Hispanics at high risk for infection and the role of media preferences   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Gonzales

1996
Sujata Rana     (IHP)
Gender differences in the sharing of injecting paraphernalia among injecting drug users (IDUs)   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Bezruchka

1996
Tarek Salaway     (IHP)
Regionalized trauma systems : the Seattle-King County experience   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Cheadle

1996
Judy Schaefer     (SBS)
Self-management of chronic illness   (thesis)
Chair:  Kinne
Members:  Von Korff

1996
Ellen Lopez     (SBS)
The impact of partner's smoking status on the pregnant woman's motivation to quit smoking, and her perception of social support from her partner   (thesis)
Chair:  Curry
Members:  McBride

1996
Mark Snowden     (HPR)
An evaluation of the preadmission screening and annual resident review program in Washington state   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Hedrick, Veith

1996
Thomas Tocher     (HPR)
Quality of diabetes care for non-English speaking patients who used professional interpreters   (thesis)
Chair:  Lessler
Members:  Larson, Shiu-Thornton

1996
Shin-Ping Tu     (HPR)
A new self-administered questionnaire to monitor the functional status of patients with chronic obstructive lung disease   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Martin

1996
Jurgen Unutzer     (HPR)
Depressive symptoms, quality of life, and the use of health services in HMO patients age 65 and over : a four-year prospective study   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Katon, Grembowski

1996
Jon Hussey     (SBS)
Homicide, suicide, and accident mortality among children and young adults : the role of race, education, and family disruption   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Almgren

1996
Grant O'Keefe     (HPR)
Clinical determinants of the hospital resource utilization of acute trauma care   (thesis)
Chair:  Conrad
Members:  Grossman, Koepsell, Diehr

1996
Louise Warren     (SBS)
Diffusion and adoption of the internet for teaching elementary school health   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Collins

1996
James Girvan     (eMPH)
An assessment of the status of comprehensive school health programs in elementary schools in Idaho   (thesis)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Bell, Grembowski

1996
Robert Marshall     (eMPH)
Marketing the residency program: what do prospective applicants look for in a family practice program?   (thesis)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Grembowski, Bell

1996
Steven Patterson     (eMPH)
An evaluation of the effects of a fluoride supplementation program   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Milgrom, DeRouen

1996
Lesli Uebel     (eMPH)
Beliefs, attitudes and behavior related to sexual activity among migrant and seasonal farmworker adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Altamore, Gonzales

1996
Shelby Tarutis     (eMPH)
Needs assessment for a community-based medical clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Connell

1996
Karen Tiggs     (eMPH)
Drug exposed infants versus non-drug exposed infants : is there a difference in health care charges during their first year of life?   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Connell, Martin

1996
Jonathan Steinhart     (eMPH)
Gestational diabetes : a herald of non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus in Navajo women   (thesis)
Chair:  Sugarman
Members:  Connell

1996
Laureen Oskochil     (eMPH)
Barriers to treatment among publicly funded alcohol and drug treatment clients in Multnomah County, Oregon   (thesis)
Chair:  Donovan
Members:  Collins, Bell

1996
Darlene Schmid     (eMPH)
Evaluation of an HIV risk reduction curriculum : the Missoula, Montana, youth survival program   (thesis)
Chair:  Lalonde
Members:  Bell, Downer

1996
Jodi Olson     (eMPH)
Stages of change: assessing employees for worksite health promotion   (capstone)
Chair:  Collins
Chair:  Bell
Chair:  Kinne

1996
Vickie Ybarra     (eMPH)
Interactional processes at work and content of information transmitted between Hispanic paraprofessionals and their Spanish-speaking clients during maternal-child home visits   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Kang

1996
Kelly Acton     (eMPH)
Hypertension in American Indians of Montana and Wyoming   (thesis)
Chair:  Reiber
Members:  Diehr, Altamore

1996
JoAngeles Davies     (eMPH)
Factors influencing the utilization of laboratory services in a managed care setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Kimball

1996
Esmail Mozaffari     (eMPH)
Cost analysis of primary immunosuppressant therapy in liver transplantation   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Reiber

1996
Elizabeth Bennett     (eMPH)
Evaluation of a drowning prevention campaign in King County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Lewis
Members:  Cummings

1996
Christine Denning     (eMPH)
The effect of continuous quality improvement on workers' compensation costs associated with cumulative trauma disorders   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Ehreth

1996
Diana Dickerson     (eMPH)
Natural language processing of medical narrative text using noun phrases   (thesis)
Chair:  Holden
Members:  Altamore

1996
Timothy Dresselhaus     (eMPH)
An automated random sampling analysis of medical housestaff inpatient work   (thesis)
Chair:  Scott
Members:  Altamore, Lessler

1996
Richard Emerine     (eMPH)
A health risk appraisal and needs assessment of the active duty population on Naval Air Station Whidbey Island   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum
Members:  Perrin

1996
Joanne Dille     (eMPH)
Impact of a worksite influenza immunization program on lost work days health care utilization health care spending   (thesis)
Chair:  Salazar
Members:  Altamore

1996
Jennifer Hess     (eMPH)
Resource based relative value scales for chiropractic services: establishment of the work component   (thesis)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Perrin

1996
Constance Jones     (eMPH)
Public mental health reform: the Stakeholders' perspectives   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  Kinne

1996
Vivienne Kattapong     (eMPH)
Stroke risk factor knowledge in Hispanic and non-Hispanic white women in New Mexico: implications for targeted prevention strategies   (thesis)
Chair:  Longstreth
Members:  Kukull, Becker

1996
Martin Pearce     (eMPH)
Effects of drinking water quality on the incidence of community enteric illness   (thesis)
Chair:  van Belle
Members:  Samadpour, Nyerges

1996
Kathryn Richert-Boe     (eMPH)
Screening digital rectal examination and prostate cancer mortality: a case-control study   (thesis)
Chair:  Weiss
Members:  McKnight

1996
Kathleen Suchland     (eMPH)
Laboratory methods for the detection of Chlamydia trachomatis: a survey of laboratories in Washington state   (thesis)
Chair:  Stamm
Members:  Downer

1996
Shauna Weatherby     (eMPH)
A knowledge, attitude and belief survey of African-American women in Tacoma, Washington, on the practice of self breast examination   (thesis)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Woods, Altamore

1996
Bronwyn Wilson     (eMPH)
Explanatory models of Diabetes Mellitus among Hispanic diabetic patients at the University of New Mexico Hospital   (thesis)
Chair:  Chrisman
Members:  Curry

1996
Mary Wyman     (eMPH)
Characteristics of family practice in a U.S. Army Family Practice Residency Clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Cherkin
Members:  Perrin, Miser

1995
Margaret Bertoldi     (MCH - HSERV)
Demographic and behavioral correlates of keeping loaded firearms in the home among families with children   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Rivara

1995
Clarence Braddock     (HPR)
Informed consent in office practice: an examination of the frequency and quality of informed consent from two different conceptual models   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Jonsen, Pearlman

1995
Benjamin Brodey     (HPR)
A mental health benefit model for Washington state implementing the Washington Health Services Act of 1993   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell

1995
Anne Esacove     (SBS)
Frozen in the headlights : Women's responses to unwanted sexual attention   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Lowenberg

1995
Carl Fernandez     (IHP)
A program evaluation of Fremont time : a community-based service exchange program   (thesis)
Members:  Martin

1995
J. Goss     (HPR)
Using a community hospital's outcomes data system to study the effect of cardiac rehabilitation on functional status after coronary artery bypass surgery   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Koepsell, LoGerfo

1995
Grace Gu     (SBS)
Factors related to prenatal care services utilization in Luoping, Yunnan, China   (thesis)
Chair:  Kinne
Members:  Lavely

1995
Nicole Sadow-Hasenberg     (SBS)
Veterans with multiple sclerosis in Washington State : Differences among users and non-users of the VA system   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Bird

1995
Katherine Heck     (MCH - HSERV)
Correlates of economic self-sufficiency among former adolescent mothers   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Holt

1995
Carol Horowitz     (HPR)
A visit to the secret garden: What do physicians find meaningful about their work   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Goldberg

1995
Jeffrey Jarvik     (HPR)
New names, old problems: reliability for the latest classification of lumbar disk disease   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Maravilla, Larson

1995
Mari Kitahata     (HPR)
Physician experience and survival among patients with AIDS : Does practice make perfect?   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Deyo, Holmes

1995
Hans Kreder     (HPR)
The relationship between provider volume and complication rates following elective total hip replacement in the State of Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Koepsell

1995
Trang Kuss     (HPR)
Family planning experiences of Vietnamese women   (thesis)
Chair:  Kang
Members:  Holt, Horn

1995
Kathryn Lanigan     (MCH - HSERV)
HIV counseling and testing practices among prenatal care providers in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Bell

1995
Mary Laya     (HPR)
The effect of estrogen replacement therapy on the specificity and sensitivity of screening mammography   (thesis)
Chair:  Larson
Members:  White, Taplin

1995
Caroline Moran     (MCH - HSERV)
Opportunities for health education and perceived need for information among postpartum women   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Martin

1995
Carolyn Morris     (HPR)
Efforts to manage mental health care in selected sites within Washington State and British Columbia : perceptions of key informants   (thesis)
Chair:  Allen
Members:  Holt

1995
Susan Norris     (HPR)
The effect of changes in the Part B Medicare fee schedule on the volume of services delivered by family physicians in Washington state   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Conrad

1995
Michele Plorde     (IHP)
A descriptive study of the early clinical presentation of infants with shaken baby syndrome   (thesis)
Chair:  Kimball
Members:  Connell

1995
Peter Rhee     (HPR)
The effect of payer status on utilization of hospital resources in trauma care   (thesis)
Chair:  Grossman
Members:  Rivara, Koepsell

1995
Nimi Singh     (HPR)
The evolution of assessment practices in Washington State : Shifts in 'knowledge' and power   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Rhodes, Hale, Deyo

1995
Karen Snyder     (IHP)
Fertility rates and community health and development in Nepal : an ecological analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Bezruchka, Williams

1995
Pierre Somse     (IHP)
Traditional healers and AIDS prevention: developing and evaluating a curriculum for training traditional healers in the Central African Republic   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Kimball

1995
Jacqueline Stock     (MCH - HSERV)
Adolescent pregnancy risk among sexually abused girls   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Connell

1995
Judy Tomassene     (IHP)
A Comparison of anthropometric indicators of nutritional status in rural Mozambican children   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Tsu

1995
John Wickman     (MCH - HSERV)
Research tools, instruments for change: A case study combining health needs assessment with community organizing   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Gale

1995
Michelle Willix     (SBS)
In-service training: depression in nursing home residents   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Hoeyman

1995
Hope Woodward     (IHP)
Alaska native women at high risk for cervical cancer : Cancer knowledge and screening use   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Perrin

1995
Margaret MacHala     (eMPH)
Non-urgent emergency department use by children in rural Idaho   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Connell

1995
Bruce LeClair     (eMPH)
Use of outpatient services, continuity, access, and satisfaction in family practice enrolled and non-family practice enrolled CHAMPUS eligible military retirees   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Wickizer

1995
Andrew Parker     (eMPH)
An analysis of guidelines impact on a random sample of 300 patients with occupationally-related knee injuries   (thesis)
Chair:  Franklin
Members:  Goldbaum

1995
Donald Bradshaw     (eMPH)
An operational medicine curriculum for army family practice residencies   (capstone)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Altamore, Grembowski

1995
Lisa Harrison     (eMPH)
Development and validation of a musculo-skeletal system questionnaire for a commercial aircraft manufacturing firm   (thesis)
Chair:  Daniell
Members:  Checkoway

1995
Kathleen Cahall     (eMPH)
Communicating about drinking water quality: a survey of public water system customer education methods   (thesis)
Chair:  Treser
Members:  Collins, Altamore

1995
Linda Carney     (eMPH)
Perceptions of rehabilitation in skilled nursing facilities   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  Hedrick

1995
Deanna Cooper     (eMPH)
An evaluation of the pilot QPR Gatekeeper Training Program for suicide prevention   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Altamore

1995
Lawrence Frisch     (eMPH)
Formative evaluation of an automated telephone system to provide information about sexually transmitted infections   (capstone)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Altamore

1995
Danny Mielke     (eMPH)
Training teachers to prepare students for careers in health occupations   (capstone)
Chair:  Collins
Members:  Grembowski, Altamore

1995
Robin Olsen-Scribner     (eMPH)
Examination gloves as barriers to hand contamination in clinical practice   (thesis)
Chair:  Stamm
Members:  Lynch

1995
Ellen Provost     (eMPH)
Cervical cancer screening on the Yukon-Kuskokwim Delta, southwest Alaska: a population-based study   (thesis)
Chair:  Schwartz
Members:  Stricklaund

1994
Edward Amato     (IHP)
Attitudes of HIV seropositive individuals about confidentiality and direct laboratory reporting of CD4 cell counts   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Downer, Goldbaum

1994
Malka Appelbaum-Maizel     (SBS)
Popular discourse on the body : post-modern concerns about the biomedical model   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Chrisman, Rhodes

1994
Rebecca Bay     (MCH - HSERV)
The association of pregnancy intendedness and compliance with prevention recommendations   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Holt

1994
Mary Boyle     (HPR)
Ethics in health care reform: a primer for policy makers   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Altamore

1994
Michael Campsmith     (HPR)
Differences among participants, non-participants, and dropouts in a cohort study of men who have sex with men (1994)   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum
Members:  Downer

1994
Joseph Carrese     (HPR)
Western bioethics on the Navajo reservation: benefit or harm?   (thesis)
Chair:  Rhodes
Members:  Pearlman, Deyo

1994
Kathleen Carroll-Hack     (MCH - HSERV)
The relationship between past history of negative discipline, stress, support, depression, and parenting practices of low income, single mothers   (thesis)
Chair:  Webster-Stratton
Members:  Connell

1994
Lisa Deal     (MCH - HSERV)
The relationship between social environment and adolescent pregnancy: an inter-county analysis in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Muecke

1994
Serge Doussantousse     (IHP)
Chicken Soup Brigade: a community-based organization as appraised by its clients   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Wood

1994
Wen-Min Hou     (MCH - HSERV)
Birthweight, gestational duration and infant mortality in Japanese, white and mixed- race infants   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Emanuel

1994
Maria Jimenez     (HPR)
Physician to population ratio : a measure of medical underservice?   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Connell, Perrin

1994
Eric Johnson     (SBS)
The cost-effectiveness of non-steroidal anti-inflammatory drugs in the management of osteoarthritis : a retrospective cohort study in a health maintenance organization   (thesis)
Chair:  Stergachis
Members:  Sullivan, Lessler

1994
Paula Lozano     (HPR)
Use of services by African-American children with asthma on Washington State Medicaid   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Connell

1994
Alex Malter     (HPR)
Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of lumbar discectomy for the treatment of herniated intervertebral disc   (thesis)
Chair:  Urban
Members:  Larson, Deyo

1994
Joanne Metroplos     (MCH - HSERV)
The experience of older pregnant teenagers   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Olshansky

1994
Lori Reeves     (MCH - HSERV)
Bed rest during pregnancy: 1988 national prevalence & twin birth outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Connell

1994
Gabrielle Seibel     (MCH - HSERV)
Monthly patterns of adolescent pregnancy in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell

1994
Nancy Shore     (MCH - HSERV)
Foster parents' role in preparing adolescent foster children for emancipation and the impact of independent living skills training   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Pecora

1994
John Spertus     (HPR)
Development and evaluation of the Seattle Angina Questionnaire : a new functional status measure for coronary artery disease   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Psaty, Fihn

1994
Susan Swartz     (HPR)
Community patterns of transdermal nicotine use and provider counseling   (thesis)
Chair:  Curry
Members:  Boyko

1994
Margaret Terp     (SBS)
Oral hygiene care for institutionalized people with mental retardation/developmental disabilities : a proposed research protocol and feasibility survey   (thesis)
Chair:  Durham
Members:  Grembowski

1994
Marjorie Wenrich     (HPR)
Performance at risk assessment for human immunodeficiency virus infection by primary care physicians   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Ramsey, Altamore

1994
Karl Weyrauch     (HPR)
The role of primary care physicians' personal patient knowledge in clinical practice   (thesis)
Chair:  Rhodes
Members:  Phillips, Psaty

1994
John Lasater     (eMPH)
Factors contributing to the utilization of health care by children in an HMO   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Bell

1994
Abrah Goudarzi     (eMPH)
Dental care for the HIV-positive patient : attitude, behavior, and knowledge of dentists in Seattle-King County   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Critchlow, Altamore

1994
Susan Rooks     (eMPH)
Barriers and motivators to prenatal care for Oglala Sioux women of the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Grembowski

1994
Mary Spoor     (eMPH)
Factors that influence parents' decisions concerning their children's participation in the hemophilia growth and development study   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Grembowski

1994
Sarah Cox     (eMPH)
A retrospective evaluation of the ethnic minority donor recruitment activities of the National Marrow Donor Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Meischke
Members:  Grembowski

1994
Patricia Farrell     (eMPH)
The effects of race and gender on the utilization of health service among HIV+ individuals   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth

1994
Carin Kreutzer     (eMPH)
Validation of a parent completed nutrition screening questionnaire for children with special health care needs   (thesis)
Chair:  Sherry
Members:  Pipes

1994
Jennifer Albright     (eMPH)
Interpretation models for community and public health centers: the implications for clinic function   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Kienast

1994
Barbara Baker     (eMPH)
Comparison of two methods for assessing the immunization levels of two-year-old children   (thesis)
Chair:  Gale
Members:  Emanuel

1994
Debra Beeson     (eMPH)
AIDS-related risks in Native Americans and non-Native Americans   (thesis)
Chair:  Goldbaum
Members:  Altamore, Downer

1994
Mary Bolanos     (eMPH)
AIDS education in the workplace among Washington State employees   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  Ehreth

1994
Jacquelyn Corey     (eMPH)
A needs assessment for a substance abuse assistance program in the workplace   (thesis)
Chair:  Murphy
Members:  Curry

1994
Kenneth Elam     (eMPH)
Introduction of paramedics into the emergency medical system of Bratislava, Slovakia   (capstone)
Chair:  Urban
Members:  Cummins

1994
David Ellis     (eMPH)
Association of an interruption in family practice residency training with change in training examination scores: a comparison of two military resident groups   (thesis)
Chair:  Gordon
Members:  Altamore

1994
Sharon Hoff     (eMPH)
Identifying barriers to service access a survey for the Portland/Multnomah Committee on Aging multi-ethnic committee   (thesis)
Chair:  Durham
Members:  Hedrick

1994
Karen Hymbaugh     (eMPH)
Clinical characteristics of children referred for evaluation of fetal alcohol syndrome in a special population: with reference to age-specific differences   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore

1994
Kathryn McLeod     (eMPH)
A needs assessment for the development and implementation of a comprehensive health education program for children and families in the Missoula Head Start Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Curry
Members:  Downer

1994
Alan Melnick     (eMPH)
Development of a food service inspection program based on the predicted risk of foodborne illness outbreaks   (thesis)
Chair:  Hatlen
Members:  Altamore, Treser

1994
Terry Schultz     (eMPH)
Assessing the aspects of on-site sewage systems on ground water quality, Blaine County, Idaho   (capstone)
Chair:  Hatlen
Members:  Altamore

1994
Alfred Zangri     (eMPH)
An evaluation of the completeness and quality of hospital submitted Alaska birth certificates   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Altamore, Holt

1994
Nikki Behner     (eMPH)
Development of a community-based program to provide acute psychiatric inpatient services   (capstone)
Chair:  Hoare
Members:  Richardson

1993
Elizabeth Alexander     (HPR)
Potentially surgical intracranial lesions in the elderly: incidence, clinical presentation, and implications for the evaluation of dementia   (thesis)
Chair:  Larson
Members:  Buchner

1993
Evelyn Barraza     (HPR)
Infant mortality in Washington State 1984-1990: a comparison of military and civilians   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Koepsell

1993
Thierry Blanc     (HPR)
Predicting inappropriate hospital use for focused concurrent utilization review   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Altamore, Diehr

1993
Katharine Bradley     (HPR)
Primary and secondary prevention of alcohol problems: U.S. internist attitudes and practices   (thesis)
Chair:  Larson
Members:  Curry, Koepsell

1993
Susan Brandzel     (SBS)
Socioeconomic and psycho-social determinants influencing adolescent utilization of a new school-based clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Meischke

1993
Kamolthip Chitnarong     (IHP)
Consumption of local vegetables in Northern Thailand : a study of the effects of agricultural modernization and environmental changes upon local vegetable consumption in three northern Thai villages (1993)   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  Gloyd

1993
Jonathan Cohen     (HPR)
Physicians' attitudes on assisted suicide and euthanasia   (thesis)
Chair:  Fihn
Members:  Jonsen, Wood

1993
Douglas Diekema     (HPR)
Epilepsy as a risk factor for submersion injury in children   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Koepsell

1993
Edith Fitzgibbons     (IHP)
Benefit-Cost analysis of family planning in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Gloyd

1993
Maryann Gilligan     (HPR)
Mammography: beliefs, attitudes and values of women in their forties   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Boyko, Taplin

1993
Karen Haught     (MCH - HSERV)
Firearm injury prevention counseling in an urban clinic setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Rivara, Grossman

1993
Susan Hayashida     (HPR)
Nonresponse in an epidemiological study of dementia among elderly Japanese Americans in King County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Graves

1993
Stephen Hooker     (IHP)
The Index case   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Foy, Holt

1993
Peter Juhn     (HPR)
Lumbar discography in low back pain: a synthesis of the literature and analysis of utilization patterns   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Conrad

1993
Gwendolyn Lundberg     (HPR)
Child labor: student perceptions of the effects of employment on academic achievement and health   (thesis)
Chair:  Ward
Members:  Salazar, Connell

1993
Rebecca Morris-Chatta     (HPR)
Isolated joint strength testing in the elderly   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Koepsell

1993
Henry Mustin     (HPR)
Well-child care and immunizations in U.S. infants born in 1988   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Connell

1993
Isaiah Ndong     (IHP)
An evaluation of vital registers as sources of data for infant mortality rates in Cameroon   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Emanuel

1993
Jaime Novais     (HPR)
Effects, safety and compliance with an exercise program in a senior center : a randomized trial   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  LaCroix

1993
Wilawan Picheansathian     (IHP)
Compliance with universal precautions by nurses at Maharaj Nakorn Chiangmai Hospital Emergency Room, Thailand   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  Gloyd

1993
Paule Pierre-Louis     (IHP)
Around here is not too bad: Evaluating AIDS education needs in Holly Park   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Martin

1993
Steven Preston     (SBS)
Lower extremity ulcers, amputation and inpatient mortality in hospitalized persons with diabetes : national population risk factors and associations   (thesis)
Chair:  Reiber
Members:  Koepsell

1993
Mary Southgate     (SBS)
A study of prenatal care and low birth weight among migrant and seasonal farm workers in Oregon   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Hickok, Grembowski

1993
Haimanot Wasse     (IHP)
Contrasts in pregnancy risk factors and birth outcomes between Ethiopian-born women and U.S.-born women   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Daling

1993
John Watkins     (HPR)
Impact of a pocket formulary book on prescriber behavior in an HMO ambulatory clinic setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Stergachis
Members:  Baluch, Christensen

1993
Julie Wilson     (HPR)
Smoking cessation and the use of medical care among adult HMO members   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Curry

1993
Janis Givan     (MCH - HSERV)
American Indian/Alaska native women with HIV infection   (thesis)
Chair:  Horn
Members:  Bell

1993
Margaret Vandermeer     (eMPH)
Outcomes of geriatric rehabilitation in a hospital-based skilled nursing facility   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Grembowski

1993
Pamela Muth     (eMPH)
An evaluation of the case management component of the Alaska Healthy Baby Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Grembowski

1993
Cynthia Smith     (eMPH)
Identification and clarification of drug therapy problems by ambulatory clinic pharmacists in the Indian Health Service   (thesis)
Chair:  Christensen
Members:  Grembowski

1993
Marlene Van Noy     (eMPH)
Injury research and the commercial fishing industry   (thesis)
Chair:  Rivara
Members:  Grembowski

1993
Etsehiwot Teklemariam     (MCH - HSERV)
Barriers to health care for Ethiopian and Eritrean refugee women   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Hodges

1993
Richard Bocko     (eMPH)
Description of content of physical therapy practice at Group Health Cooperative's eastside occupational health service   (capstone)
Chair:  Cherkin
Members:  Altamore

1993
Mary Cawthon     (eMPH)
Birth outcomes and access to prenatal care after expansion of Medicaid eligibility in Washington state   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Emanuel

1993
Linda Doyle     (eMPH)
Costs and effectiveness of three syphilis intervention programs in Multnomah County   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Grembowski

1993
Maria Hatcliffe     (eMPH)
A case study of a co-location merger between a health department service center and a community clinic in Seattle, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Ehreth

1993
Martha Haynes     (eMPH)
A review of the Nation Vaccine Injury Compensation Program: 1988-1991   (thesis)
Chair:  Gale
Members:  Altamore, Wing

1993
Jack Jourden     (eMPH)
Cost-effectiveness and pap smear screening in an urban STD clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Alexander
Members:  Altamore, Koutsky

1993
Karen Landers     (eMPH)
An analysis of information management in public health agencies   (capstone)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Perrin

1993
Thomas Locke     (eMPH)
A tale of two health plans: physicians' attitudes towards managed care plans for low income populations in Clallam County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Martin

1993
Michelle Medrano     (eMPH)
Development of a model for the cost description of ambulatory care in a managed care system   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Durham

1993
Margaret Nusbaum     (eMPH)
The prevalence of sexual concerns for women who have sought routine gynecological care   (thesis)
Chair:  Woods
Members:  Heiman

1993
Paul Osterbauer     (eMPH)
Validity estimation of 3D head kinematics and cervical range of motion in the diagnosis of patients with acute neck injuries   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Bigos

1993
Marc Steinmetz     (eMPH)
Health hazards experienced by medical volunteers to Haiti   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Gloyd

1993
G Andrews     (eMPH)
The epidemiology and estimated value of prescription-related cognitive services provided by community pharmacists in Washington state   (thesis)
Chair:  Christensen
Members:  Gardner, Stergachis

1992
Viktor Bovbjerg     (SBS)
Spouse support and dietary modification among hypercholesterolemic men   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  McCann, Psaty

1992
Joanne Buntain-Ricklefs     (MCH - HSERV)
The prevalence of childhood physical abuse among parents at pediatric clinics in the Puget Sound area and their perceptions of physical punishment   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Kemper

1992
Carol Chab     (HPR)
The effect of social support on the preference for step-down care versus home care among persons with AIDS   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Koepsell

1992
Thomas Dodds     (HPR)
A validation of the functional independence measurement and its performance among rehabilitation in-patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Martin, Stolov

1992
Asqual Getaneh     (IHP)
Pap screening for cervical cancer among native American women utilizing the Puget Sound tribal clinics   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Koepsell

1992
Debra Gould     (HPR)
Self-reported childhood abuse in an adult female primary care population : prevalence, correlates and associated suicide attempts   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Holt

1992
Juliann Gunningham     (MCH - HSERV)
Impacts of Medicaid expansion in Pierce County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Bell

1992
Marian Hodges     (HPR)
Internists' attitudes towards tube feeding   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Jonsen, Pearlman

1992
Paula Holmes     (MCH - HSERV)
Assessment as a function of local health departments: perceptions of ten local health directors in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Altamore

1992
Lydia Lewis     (MCH - HSERV)
Perceptions and behaviors of African American women: pregnancy and prenatal care   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Holt

1992
Lisa Libassi     (HPR)
A description of the health care problems and needs of employed Cambodian refugees in Seattle   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  Carter

1992
Kathleen Mertens     (MCH - HSERV)
Maternal characteristics, risk factors and pregnancy outcomes of an urban American Indian population, 1986-1988   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  Holt

1992
Kelly Montgomery     (HPR)
Evaluation of the implementation of the quality care program   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Carter

1992
Jean Myers     (MCH - HSERV)
Integrating mechanisms in developmental disabilities and child welfare programs: Illinois and Ohio   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Hoare

1992
Judith Pederson     (HPR)
The role of school policies in preventing adolescent tobacco use   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Peterson

1992
Dorothy Scheffel     (IHP)
Butagaya primary health care project: An assessment of selected indicators of primary health care coverage   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Gloyd

1992
Daniel Seely     (IHP)
Hearing loss prevalence and risk factors among a group of Sierra Leonean children : a community-based, case-control study   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Norton

1992
John Takayama     (HPR)
Health care utilization patterns and health expenditures among foster and nonfoster children in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Connell, Patrick

1992
Sheng-Lan Tang     (IHP)
Evaluation of a rural health insurance scheme: a case study in Penan County of China   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Conrad

1992
Randall Van Stone     (HPR)
An evaluation of the U.S. Army health promotion program at Fort Lewis, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Koepsell

1992
Robert Whitaker     (HPR)
School lunch: a comparison of the nutritional content to dietary guidelines for children   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Wright, Psaty

1992
Charlene Sorenson     (eMPH)
A retrospective profile of homeless clients served by the 45th Street Community Health Clinic: health services utilization   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Grembowski

1992
Constance Sile-Lake     (IHP)
Reported diarrheal illness in travelers to developing countries with emphasis on handwashing for prevention   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Martin

1992
David Kailin     (eMPH)
A survey of attitudes toward acupuncture among Seattle adults   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Gloyd, Altamore

1992
Sharon Schlicht     (eMPH)
Adverse outcomes of low birth weight Alaska Natives : a comparison of 1985 and 1989   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Helgerson

1992
Aiwei Fung     (eMPH)
An implementation evaluation of the utilization review program at The Everett Clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Wickizer
Members:  Altamore

1992
Marylee Badon     (eMPH)
Maternal and child health services in county and city public health departments in California   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Connell

1992
Gary Bangs     (eMPH)
An examination of the effectiveness of the Federal Hazard Communication Training Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Faustman
Members:  Freeman

1992
Carlo Calabrese     (eMPH)
A clinical database record for naturopathic therapeutics   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Martin

1992
Francisco Crespin     (eMPH)
An analysis of New Mexico border health issues and recommendations for legislative action   (thesis)
Chair:  Watts
Members:  Altamore

1992
Narendra Dhaduk     (eMPH)
Status epilepticus and its recurrence in Richmond metropolitan area   (thesis)
Chair:  Gale
Members:  Koepsell

1992
Park Gloyd     (eMPH)
The relationship between self-reported exercise and body mass index among Navajo adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Helgerson
Members:  Connell, Sherry

1992
Harold Hanson     (eMPH)
Pediatric hemoglobin concentration and exposure to environmental tobacco smoke   (thesis)
Chair:  Sherry
Members:  Koenig

1992
Joan Haynes     (eMPH)
Seattle's chronically homeless: social and health characteristics   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Klingbeil, Gale

1992
Susan Huppler     (eMPH)
Physical therapists' perceived effectiveness in treating patients with low back pain: a comparison between physical therapists using the McKenzie approach and physical therapists not using the McKenzie approach   (thesis)
Chair:  Cherkin
Members:  Wagner

1992
Marianne Ivey     (eMPH)
Management skills required for entry-level clinical pharmacy practitioners   (thesis)
Chair:  Larson
Members:  Christensen

1992
Suzette Kakar     (eMPH)
A new method of collecting vital statistics in Afghanistan   (thesis)
Chair:  Weiss
Members:  Gloyd

1992
Dawn Light     (eMPH)
Prevalence of depression among pregnant spouses of deployed servicemen   (thesis)
Chair:  Holt
Members:  Emanuel

1992
Darrell Lovins     (eMPH)
Back pain in military aviators: a descriptive study   (thesis)
Chair:  Cherkin
Members:  Altamore

1992
Elizabeth MacNeill     (eMPH)
Adolescent access to prenatal care evaluating SOBRA and AHCCCS in Arizona   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Bell

1992
Timothy McDonald     (eMPH)
Development of an environmental health addendum to the Assessment Protocol for Excellence in Public Health   (capstone)
Chair:  Treser
Members:  Altamore, Hatlen

1992
Thomas Michels     (eMPH)
Barriers to screening: the theory of reasoned action applied to mammography use in a military beneficiary population   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Taplin

1992
Patricia Reinkensmeyer     (eMPH)
A quality management tool for public health program managers   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Ehreth

1992
Joseph Russell     (eMPH)
Development of a local air pollution control program   (capstone)
Chair:  Hatlen
Members:  Thompson, Altamore

1992
Barbara Stuart     (eMPH)
Attitudes, experiences, and emotions associated with repeat mammography in older women   (thesis)
Chair:  Urban
Members:  Martin

1992
Wayne Tilson     (eMPH)
Occupational medicine in an emergency department setting   (capstone)
Chair:  Hoare
Members:  Ehreth

1992
Linda Weisberg     (eMPH)
A comparison of the Prentif and Dumas cervical caps   (thesis)
Chair:  Daling
Members:  Holt

1992
Roxanne Morganthaler     (eMPH)
An intervention to increase use of a preoperative autologous blood donation program   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  McArthur

1991
Julie Bemer     (MCH - HSERV)
A comparison of Native American infant mortality rates by definition of race   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Helgerson

1991
Jean Borgerding     (MCH - HSERV)
Urban American Indians: an exploratory analysis of maternal characteristics and infant mortality   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Helgerson

1991
John Britt     (SBS)
Participation in a counselor-initiated telephone intervention among non self-selected smokers   (thesis)
Chair:  Curry
Members:  Murphy

1991
Linda Brophy     (HPR)
Body substance isolation for protection against HIV and other bloodborne pathogens among MICU nurses   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Salazar, Horn

1991
Karen Brozovich     (MCH - HSERV)
An evaluation of the non-Medicaid prenatal care program for undocumented women in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Bell

1991
Thomas Esposito     (HPR)
Why surgeons prefer not to care for trauma patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Rivara

1991
Robert Ferrer     (HPR)
Outcome of mental health care: general medical sector vs. specialty sector in a general population sample   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Gordon

1991
Jaime Johnstone     (IHP)
Evaluation of an AIDS educational booklet tested in Nairobi, Kenya   (thesis)
Chair:  Curry
Members:  Downer, Kreiss

1991
Steven Katz     (HPR)
Trends in the utilization of mammography in Washington state and British Columbia: relation to stage of diagnosis and mortality   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Larson, LoGerfo

1991
Diane Keith     (MCH - HSERV)
Differences between African American infant survivors and non- survivors in King County, Washington 1984-1988   (thesis)
Chair:  Muecke
Members:  Connell

1991
Ahoua Kone     (IHP)
Migration and regional distribution of childhood malnutrition in Cote d'Ivoire (1991)   (thesis)
Chair:  Hummel
Members:  Sherry, Oberle

1991
Thomas Kremenski     (HPR)
Noise-induced hearing loss in a combat arms branch military population: a cross-sectional investigation   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Horn

1991
James Mittelberger     (HPR)
Impact of a procedure-specific do not resuscitate (DNR) order form on documentation of DNR orders in a public teaching hospital   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Uhlmann

1991
Michelle Moran     (MCH - HSERV)
Maternal and child health characteristics in urban and rural American Indians and Alaskan Natives, Washington State, 1984-1989   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Helgerson

1991
Peter Nhindiri     (IHP)
Avoidable factors associated with maternal deaths in Masvingo Province, Zimbabwe   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Emanuel

1991
Mary Ramsbottom     (HPR)
Preparing primary care physicians : five years of experience with an office-based internal medicine clerkship   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Ramsey

1991
Cynthia Roat     (IHP)
Dictators and collaborators : factors influencing the implementation of participatory strategies in primary health care development   (thesis)
Chair:  Gish
Members:  Martin

1991
Cynthia Ruggeiro     (IHP)
An evaluation of vision services delivered in an international vision clinic in Costa Rica   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Martin

1991
Barry Saver     (HPR)
For a fistful of dollars, for a few dollars more : insurance, income and access to care in the poor of King County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Diehr

1991
Deborah Atherly     (HPR)
The effects of diabetes education on knowledge, self-care and self-efficacy   (thesis)
Chair:  Christensen
Members:  Martin

1991
Laurie Smith     (IHP)
Outcomes of diabetic pregnancies in Navajo women   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Helgerson

1991
James Stout     (HPR)
School-based health clinics : are they addressing the needs of the students?   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Rivara, Koepsell

1991
Nancy Sugg     (HPR)
Opening Pandora's box: primary care physicians' response to domestic violence   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Carter, Rhodes

1991
Nancy Unger     (IHP)
A description of health seeking behaviors pertaining to tuberculosis and utilization of health services among Colorado's agricultural workers   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Muecke

1991
Kyoko Awamura     (SBS)
Dental fear and caries of Japanese children living in the United States   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Weinstein, Domoto

1991
Nancy Roberts     (eMPH)
A breast cancer education and early detection campaign in a workplace setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Beresford
Members:  Stanford

1991
Karen Anderson     (eMPH)
American Medical Women's Association Region X Conference: women physicians on the frontier   (capstone)
Chair:  Hummel
Members:  Gloyd

1991
Katherine Byrkit     (eMPH)
A case study of Oregon Senate Bill 27   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Hagens, Altamore

1991
Janet Davis     (eMPH)
Intradermal administration of Hepatitis B vaccine   (thesis)
Chair:  Gale
Members:  Altamore, Goldfogel

1991
Donna Dehn     (eMPH)
Consideration of air pathways in cleanup of contaminated groundwater   (thesis)
Chair:  Morgan
Members:  Faustman

1991
Lynne Gearhart     (eMPH)
Salmonellosis: epidemiological relationship between human and bovine salmonella isolates   (thesis)
Chair:  DiGiacomo
Members:  Foy

1991
Mary Gordian     (eMPH)
Effects of low dose fish oil on serum lipids   (thesis)
Chair:  Knopp
Members:  DeRouen

1991
Gregory Hayes     (eMPH)
Agricultural irrigation with treated sewage effluent: impact on surface and groundwater   (thesis)
Chair:  de Walle
Members:  Hatlen

1991
Marian Mann     (eMPH)
Zoonotic disease and subsistence lifestyle in northwestern Alaska   (thesis)
Chair:  Hatlen
Members:  Rausch

1991
Elizabeth Mulvaney     (eMPH)
The relationship of fear of AIDS to use of universal precautions among emergency nurses   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Ehreth, Perrin

1991
Rose Pfefferbaum     (eMPH)
Nursing assistant training under OBRA: and evaluation of training programs in Arizona   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Altamore

1991
Amy Pollack     (eMPH)
Interminate western blots: psychological impact of notification   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Vitaliano, Celum

1991
Diana Shearer     (eMPH)
A Seattle-based study of the prevalence of pulmonary tuberculosis in a sub-population of immigrants: May 1, 1987 - October 31, 1989   (thesis)
Chair:  Foy
Members:  Nolan, Wahl

1991
Robert Simpson     (eMPH)
Mortality of trauma patients within an urban area measured by method of transport   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Altamore, Rivara

1991
Patricia Stauber     (eMPH)
A longitudinal study of the relationship between vitamin A supplementation and plasma retinol, retinyl esters and liver enzyme activities in a healthy elderly population   (thesis)
Chair:  Sherry
Members:  Labbe

1991
Anita Tigert     (eMPH)
A descriptive study of infant deaths among Alaska natives for the years 1986 through 1988   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Wainwright, Perrin

1991
Sandra Waarne     (eMPH)
Video vs live theatre: a comparison of AIDS education interventions for sixth grade students   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Downer, Altamore

1990
Diane Civic     (IHP)
AIDS-related knowledge, attitudes and sexual practices in Manica, Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Martin, Bell

1990
Randall Culpepper     (HPR)
Eosinophilia-myalgia syndrome: epidemiologic features, progression of disease, and therapeutic approaches   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Oberle

1990
Edward Eitzen     (HPR)
Alcohol use as a risk factor for household falls: results of a community-based survey   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Rivara

1990
Christopher Elias     (HPR)
When a house is not a home: toward a phenomenology of 'shelter' among chronically homeless older men   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Rhodes, Gloyd

1990
Kurtis Elward     (HPR)
Participation by sedentary elderly in a health promotion program   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Carter, Wagner

1990
Rebecca Fiser     (MCH - HSERV)
Factors influencing entry into drug treatment among adult female intravenous drug users   (thesis)
Chair:  St Clair
Members:  Horn

1990
David Grossman     (HPR)
Risk factors for suicide attempts among native American adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Putsch, Rivara

1990
Toni Harper     (HPR)
Anthropometric nutritional status and diarrhea prevalence in rural Mexican children   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Gloyd

1990
M Hunter     (IHP)
Socio-environmental variables as indicators for child health outcomes in rural Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Koepsell, Gale

1990
Lawrence Li     (HPR)
The meaning of ataques de nervios in Hispanic migrant farm workers   (thesis)
Chair:  Patrick
Members:  Putsch, Rhodes

1990
Lisa McKenzie     (MCH - HSERV)
Factors associated with variation in obstetrical intervention rates in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  St Clair

1990
Leo Morales     (IHP)
A study of diarrhea and malnutrition in Jalisco, Mexico   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Koepsell

1990
Stanley Mwendar     (IHP)
A study of antimalarial drug taking behaviour in pregnant women in southern Malawi   (thesis)
Chair:  Christensen
Members:  Gloyd

1990
Gloria Ntuane     (IHP)
An assessment of the usefulness of prenatal records in identifying risk factors associated with poor perinatal outcomes in the Manica District of Mozambique   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Koepsell

1990
Alan Shelton     (IHP)
Prenatal care, risk factors, and outcomes at the Puyallup Tribal Medical Clinic (1990)   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Connell

1990
Gregory Simon     (HPR)
Functional somatic symptoms, psychiatric disorder, and health care utilization in the community   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Dworkin, Katon

1990
Ann Toolson     (MCH - HSERV)
Homeless children and health   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  St Clair

1990
Mary Crane     (IHP)
Evaluating health care in Sefawa : comparison of two sources of refugee camp data   (thesis)
Chair:  Gloyd
Members:  Koepsell, Oberle

1990
Kathleen Rockefeller     (eMPH)
A four-year follow-up evaluation of a worksite smoking policy   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Carter

1990
Philip Hummel     (eMPH)
Maternal education level and personal hygiene behavior in malnourished rural Mexican children   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Gloyd

1990
Jonathan Sugarman     (eMPH)
Prevalence and incidence of diabetes in a Navajo community   (thesis)
Chair:  Weiss
Members:  Koepsell

1990
Peter Barnett     (eMPH)
Occupational medicine at Terry Reilly Health Services: a feasibility study   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Hoare

1990
Benroe Blount     (eMPH)
A description of the content of Army family practice with a comparison to non-federal family practice   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Hart, Schneeweiss

1990
Steven Eng     (eMPH)
A survey of sanitarian practice and opinion regarding the practical application of a hazard analysis and critical control point (HACCP)-based food protection program   (thesis)
Chair:  Hatlen
Members:  Martin, Treser

1990
Melinda Evans     (eMPH)
Correlates of Alaskan physicians' willingness to care for persons with Human Immunodeficiency Virus and AIDS   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Bell

1990
Douglas Fogel     (eMPH)
Evaluation of protozoan cyst control by slow sand filtration: 100 Mile House, British Columbia   (thesis)
Chair:  Ongerth
Members:  Treser, Hatlen

1990
Marianne Hansen     (eMPH)
Pediatric hemoglobin concentration and exposure to environmental tobacco smoke   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Carr

1990
Patricia Hennessy     (eMPH)
Consumer experience and participation in a unique WIC based pregnancy education service   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Bell, Perrin

1990
Carol Hicks     (eMPH)
Evaluation of safety training for hospital custodians   (thesis)
Chair:  Faustman
Members:  Kleinman, Hatlen

1990
Richard Jones     (eMPH)
Procedural manual and curriculum development and implementation of a podiatric surgical residency program at Madigan Army Medical Center   (capstone)
Chair:  Gordon
Members:  Perrin, Henley

1990
Steven Laney     (eMPH)
Organizational change in rural health care systems: a case study in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Rosenblatt
Members:  Altamore, Perrin

1990
Gailen Luce     (eMPH)
The presence of radon in homes on the Spokane Indian Reservation   (thesis)
Chair:  Nevissi
Members:  Wahl

1990
Allene Mares     (eMPH)
Gender differences in probable sources of acute Hepatitis B   (thesis)
Chair:  Becker
Members:  Koepsell

1990
Donna Noonan     (eMPH)
Application of an applied strategic planning model to a professional association: a case study of applied strategic planning in the Northwest District Association of the American Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AAHPERD)   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Altamore, Perrin

1990
Gary Oxman     (eMPH)
An urban epidemic of heterosexual syphilis: evidence for core transmission and evaluation of a screening intervention program   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Gale

1990
Shawn Peterson     (eMPH)
Grip strength as a measure of lean body mass in nutritional assessment of elderly male veterans   (thesis)
Chair:  Pearlman
Members:  Buchner, Karkeck

1990
Judith Ray     (eMPH)
The effectiveness of a home nursing care program in improving the self-care abilities of chronically ill seniors   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Pesznecker

1990
James Rotchford     (eMPH)
Medical outcomes of medical acupuncture   (thesis)
Chair:  Grembowski
Members:  Altamore, Perrin

1990
Elizabeth Shaw     (eMPH)
The effect of new civil commitment laws in Juneau, Alaska   (thesis)
Chair:  Durham
Members:  Richardson

1990
Patricia Stuart     (eMPH)
Telephone communication between the nurse in the long-term care facility and the physician's office   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Hedrick, Perrin

1990
Carol Vangelos     (eMPH)
Preparing children for day surgery   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Altamore, Perrin

1989
William Barnes     (HPR)
Development, implementation and evaluation of a pharmacist-managed drug regimen review program   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Christensen, Stergachis

1989
Cynthia Brandt     (HPR)
Health promotion and disease prevention survey of US Army retirees   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Lednar

1989
Lori Dey     (HPR)
Factors associated with older adults' decisions to seek hearing evaluation   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Durham, Uhlmann

1989
Mary-Clayton Enderlein     (MCH - HSERV)
The effects of health status on utilization of ambulatory maternity services among low-income pregnant women   (thesis)
Chair:  St Clair
Members:  Hickok

1989
Dana Goss     (MCH - HSERV)
Evaluation of community-based comprehensive services for pregnant and parenting teens: Kitsap County Teen Parent Project   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Connell, Balassone

1989
Christoph Kaufmann     (HPR)
Validity of applying adult TRISS analysis to injured children   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Rivara, Maier

1989
Jay Kravitz     (IHP)
An analysis of health services in Zimbabwe   (thesis)
Chair:  Diehr
Members:  Koepsell, Gloyd

1989
James Krieger     (HPR)
The quality of prenatal care received by Medicaid beneficiaries enrolled in managed care health plans in the State of Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Connell

1989
Sherry Lipsky     (IHP)
Breast-feeding and weaning practices and malnutrition in rural Mexico   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Gloyd, St Clair

1989
Michael Martin     (IHP)
Dental fears and dental health-seeking behaviors of Mexican-Americans in Yakima County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Weinstein, Gloyd

1989
Wayne McCormick     (HPR)
Which AIDS patients need step down care? A prospective cohort study of hospitalized persons with AIDS   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Deyo, Larson

1989
Margaret McKenna     (HPR)
Try anything once, middle class older Americans' treatment options   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Deyo

1989
Edythe Schlossstein     (MCH - HSERV)
Referral keeping in homeless women   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  St Clair

1989
H Welch     (HPR)
Are referral patients more expensive?: and could distance be a proxy for severity-of-illness?   (thesis)
Chair:  Deyo
Members:  Perrin, Larson

1989
Margaret Frederick     (IHP)
AIDS-related knowledge among native Americans of the Pacific Northwest   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Oberle, Gloyd

1989
Roberta Carrie     (eMPH)
A descriptive study of the effect of family involvement on disposition in the treatment of incest offenders   (thesis)
Chair:  Durham
Members:  Perrin, Altamore

1989
Joyce Chiles     (eMPH)
Developing and testing a teaching protocol for teaching infant nutrition to illiterate women in New Guinea   (thesis)
Chair:  Gale
Members:  Sherry

1989
Scotteberlie Kilby     (eMPH)
Analysis of staff activities at four adult day health care centers   (thesis)
Chair:  Ehreth
Members:  Chapko

1989
Marjorie Ebenezer     (eMPH)
Biochemical and cytological markers for cervical chamydia trachomatis infections in asymptomatic women in rural New Mexico   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  St Clair, Perrin

1989
Betty Garner     (eMPH)
A Yupik translation of the hearing handicap inventory for the elderly   (thesis)
Chair:  Lin
Members:  Carter

1989
Susan Griest     (eMPH)
Health care utilization by a tinnitus population   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Dobie

1989
Sally Kelly     (eMPH)
A survey of the nutrition education practices and opinions of family physicians   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Carter

1989
Janet Lenart     (eMPH)
An exploratory study of Cambodian refugee women's childbearing beliefs, knowledge and informational sources   (thesis)
Chair:  St Clair
Members:  Bell

1989
Thomas MacHala     (eMPH)
Evaluation of a medical self care intervention   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Martin

1989
James Messelbeck     (eMPH)
Criteria for a recommended guideline for workplace exposure to proteolytic enzymes   (thesis)
Chair:  Morgan
Members:  Koenig

1989
Diana Migchelbrink     (eMPH)
Maternal perception of success or lack of success at breast-feeding and factors they attribute to success or lack of success   (thesis)
Chair:  Jordan
Members:  Bell, Perrin

1989
Steven Modesitt     (eMPH)
An evaluation of active AIDS surveillance in Oregon   (thesis)
Chair:  Gale
Members:  Kreiss

1989
Suzanne Popejoy     (eMPH)
An observational study of blood exposure in the operating room   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Stamm

1989
Barbara Retzlaff     (eMPH)
Vitamin and mineral intakes of free-living hyper-cholesterolemic men on cholesterol lowering diets   (thesis)
Chair:  Worthington-Roberts
Members:  Knopp

1989
Melanie Reynolds     (eMPH)
Health knowledge and perceived health education needs among multiparous and primiparous WIC clients in Missoula, Montana   (thesis)
Chair:  St Clair
Members:  Bell, Altamore

1989
Peter Rigby     (eMPH)
Development of physical ability standards for shipboard personnel of the Pacific Maritime Center Fleet   (thesis)
Chair:  Doolittle
Members:  DeRoos

1989
William Rongstad     (eMPH)
Hyperbilirubinemia and hearing loss among Alaska Native children   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Emanuel

1989
Winston Warr     (eMPH)
Cost effectiveness of Hepatitis B vaccine: a case study   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Deyo

1989
Susan Wilburn     (eMPH)
Coronary risk factor management in cardiac rehabilitation   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  Cunningham

1988
Nancy Anderson     (MCH - HSERV)
Social network structure, sociodemographics and the quantity and quality of pregnancy-related health advice   (thesis)
Chair:  St Clair
Members:  Connell, Chrisman

1988
Christopher Bakke     (MCH - HSERV)
Pediatric hospitalizations in Washington state, 1986   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Watts

1988
Craig Biggs     (HPR)
An evaluation of a pharmacist intervention in a home health service   (thesis)
Chair:  Christensen
Members:  Chamberlain, Koepsell

1988
Joseph Dettori     (HPR)
Early mobilization: its effects on grade 2 and grade 3 lateral ankle injuries   (thesis)
Chair:  Lednar
Members:  Koepsell

1988
Terence Gayle     (HPR)
Key factors in gay and bisexual mens' decisions to adopt safer sex   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Katon, Inui

1988
Erica Goldstein     (HPR)
Meaning in medicine: abdominal pain in Khmer women   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Putsch, Rhodes

1988
Brian Harris     (HPR)
The effect of copayments on the utilization of prescription drugs in patients of a health maintenance organization   (thesis)
Chair:  Campbell
Members:  Conrad

1988
Lisa Low     (HPR)
Descriptive study of non-responders to Group Health Cooperative's breast cancer screening program   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Taplin, Martin

1988
Margo Forstrom     (HPR)
Effect of a clinical pharmacy program on hypertension treatment in an HMO family practice clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Ried
Members:  Koepsell, Stergachis, Chamberlain

1988
Susan Myers     (MCH - HSERV)
Unlicensed midwifery practice in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  St Clair
Members:  Gloyd, Patrick

1988
Thomas Nesbitt     (HPR)
Access to obstetrical care in rural Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Rosenblatt
Members:  Connell, Hart

1988
Shirley Newcomb     (HPR)
Evaluation of a health promotion program for male soldiers   (thesis)
Chair:  Lednar
Members:  Carter

1988
Ronald Parton     (HPR)
Why have some hearing impaired older adults never been evaluated or treated?   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Uhlmann, Wagner

1988
Anita Penuelas     (MCH - HSERV)
An evaluation of regionalization of perinatal care in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Rosenblatt, Hickok

1988
Sarmad Pirzada     (HPR)
Variation in length of stay for Cesarean section patients at the University of Washington Hospital   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  St Clair

1988
Richard Reed     (HPR)
Early unplanned readmissions in elderly veterans   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Pearlman

1988
Nancy Snapp     (MCH - HSERV)
Sexually transmitted diseases in pregnant women in Panama City   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Connell, Gloyd

1988
David Springer     (HPR)
Comparing two cohorts of Washington State first grade students using anthropometric measures   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Sherry

1988
Arlene Brines-Hatch     (eMPH)
Evaluation of the Tacoma-Pierce County Adolescent Pregnancy Project's childbirth education program   (thesis)
Chair:  Durham
Members:  Carter

1988
Meredith Mathews     (eMPH)
The effect of medical staff organization on hospital performance   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Conrad

1988
Thomas Atkins     (eMPH)
An evaluation of the level of performance of fluoridator operators before and after the initiation of a fluoride incentive program by the Portland area Indian Health Service   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Perrin, Altamore

1988
Paul Chiles     (eMPH)
A survey of aid post orderly impact on health status in the Wapi Valley of Enga Province, Papua, New Guinea   (thesis)
Chair:  Gale
Members:  Gloyd, Perrin

1988
Joy Keniston-Longrie     (eMPH)
Recreational alpine snow ski injury surveillance project, Cascade Mountains, Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Hatlen

1988
John Kugler     (eMPH)
An evaluation of neonatal outcomes for blacks and whites in military and civilian health care systems in a Washington county   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Hickok

1988
Marc Lee     (eMPH)
Changing physician behavior: the role of the process audit in medical quality assurance   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Altamore, Perrin

1988
Thomas Lorig     (eMPH)
Why clients choose either emergency departments or urgent care centers when both are available   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Perrin, Connell

1988
Philip Madden     (eMPH)
Prevalence and psychosocial correlates of smokeless tobacco use in a group of junior high school students in southeastern King County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Perrin, Bell

1988
Richard Martinez     (eMPH)
The public health law implications of AIDS   (thesis)
Chair:  Perrin
Members:  Altamore, Martin

1988
Judith May     (eMPH)
A prospective evaluation of infectious complications of triple lumen central venous catheters   (thesis)
Chair:  Wagner
Members:  Foy, Koepsell

1988
Donna Parsons     (eMPH)
Program evaluation of the British Columbia AIDS information line   (thesis)
Chair:  Bell
Members:  Connell, Gilchrist

1988
James Pitts     (eMPH)
A review of nine years of family practitioner obstetric services in a rural setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  DeRoos, Martin

1988
William Shaul     (eMPH)
Reducing infant mortality in central Washington: a case study of the Rural Infant Care Project   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Martin

1988
Beverly Wagener     (eMPH)
A comparison of patient satisfaction between two groups of HMO patient participants in a randomized controlled clinic trial testing effectiveness of alternative forms of providing preventive services   (thesis)
Chair:  Wagner
Members:  Chapko

1988
Margaret Watkins     (eMPH)
A descriptive study of clostridium difficile toxin positive diarrhea at a community hospital   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Perrin, Surawicz

1988
Holly Wollaston     (eMPH)
Condom use among Seattle street prostitutes   (thesis)
Chair:  Urban
Members:  Martin, Perrin

1988
Cheri Zehner     (eMPH)
Social marketing: an evaluation of a publicity campaign for a household hazardous waste collection event in raising public awareness of the household hazardous waste problem   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  Chapko

1987
Jane Baird     (HPR)
A demographic study of Washington State licensed midwives   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Gloyd, Altamore

1987
Dale Carroll     (HPR)
Correlates of smoking status among male soldiers   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Day, Lednar

1987
Mary Catlin     (HPR)
Relapsed tuberculosis in Indochinese refugees after short course chemotherapy in southeast Asia   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Gloyd

1987
Kathryn Crawford     (HPR)
A description of patient characteristics and utilization patterns in the Seattle-King County Department of Public Health Family Health Clinic   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Altamore, Koepsell

1987
Robert Crittenden     (HPR)
Health insurance for the uninsured: an evaluation of plan design preferences   (thesis)
Chair:  Watts

1987
Steven Hall     (HPR)
Evaluation of decentralized pharmacy services in an ambulatory HMO setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Christensen
Members:  Stergachis, Conrad

1987
Sara Hornbein     (HPR)
Variations in user and clinical characteristics among emergency departments in King County, Washington 1984   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  LoGerfo

1987
Gregory Luna     (HPR)
The availability of cadaveric organ donors at a regional trauma and emergency care facility   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Rivara

1987
Donna Manders     (HPR)
Understanding family practice physicians' attitudes about cancer screening activities : development of a questionnaire   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Perrin, Montano

1987
Daniel Miller     (HPR)
Health status and health services utilization of children in sheltered homeless families: King County, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Lin
Members:  Rosenblatt

1987
Dominick Minotti     (HPR)
Quality of care and productivity in ambulatory medicine   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Urban

1987
Betty Olson     (MCH - HSERV)
Evaluation of expanded school health services: American Indian Heritage Secondary School in Seattle   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Bell, Hickok

1987
Nancy Packard     (HPR)
Home care effects on hospital use by lung cancer patients : a randomized controlled trial   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Benoliel

1987
Rene Sanchez     (HPR)
A study of obesity predictor variables in male soldiers   (thesis)
Chair:  Koepsell
Members:  Day, Lednar

1987
John Sloan     (HPR)
Handgun regulations, assaultive behavior and homicidal death: a tale of two cities   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Koepsell

1987
John Steiner     (HPR)
A general method of compliance assessment using centralized pharmacy records : description and validation   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Fihn, Koepsell

1987
William Strawbridge     (HPR)
Nursing home patient origin data : a potential resource for long term care planning in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Buchner

1987
Cecilia Sweeney     (MCH - HSERV)
Factors associated with women's decisions to choose between amniocentesis and chorionic villi sampling   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Carter, Hickok

1987
Patricia Pfeifer-Firth     (eMPH)
Changing practice habits of King County obstetricians   (thesis)
Chair:  Chu
Members:  Perrin

1987
Marguerite Dorval     (eMPH)
An evaluation of the use of the "Home Eye Test for Preschoolers" in the three-year-old population services by the Campbell River office of the Upper Island Health Unit, British Columbia   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Connell, Martin

1987
Steven Dunning     (eMPH)
Blood pressure distribution and prevalence of hypertension in women in Northern Thailand   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Lin

1987
Jonathan Edwards     (eMPH)
Thesis: Accuracy and precision of tympanic thermometers in a simulated environment   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Carter

1987
Neil Hansen     (eMPH)
An assessment of the occlusan and craniofacial characteristics in a population of Vietnamese immigrants   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Little

1987
Jayne Hulsey     (eMPH)
Judicial survey of the King County Guardian Ad Litem Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Connell

1987
Ronald Loeppke     (eMPH)
Health beliefs, descriptive characteristics and utilization patterns of preventive and occupational health services by employers in the greater Seattle area   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Rosenstock

1987
Janice Pina     (eMPH)
Case studies of promoters in the rural basic health program in the Dominican Republic   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Connell, Martin

1987
Colin Romero     (eMPH)
A survey of prison policies regarding tobacco and smoking   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Buchner

1987
Linda Singleton     (eMPH)
Home health care utilization patterns in two rural counties in southwest Colorado   (thesis)
Chair:  Perrin
Members:  Altamore, Carter

1987
Jacquelyn Stonnell     (eMPH)
A descriptive evaluation of the High Risk Infant Project Hearing Component of the Gallatin County Health Department, Bozeman, Montana   (thesis)
Members:  Connell

1987
Stephen Tanner     (eMPH)
Evaluation of slow sand filters in northern Idaho   (thesis)
Chair:  Ongerth
Members:  Hatlen

1987
Sarah Valway     (eMPH)
The effect of a new outpatient clinic on the use of the sponsoring hospital in the Indian Health Service setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Altamore, Perrin

1986
Eduardo Alcantar     (HPR)
Analysis of trends in infant mortality King County, Washington 1980-84   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell

1986
Laura Baldwin     (HPR)
The effect of coordinated, multidisciplinary ambulatory care on service use, Medicare charges, quality of care and patient satisfaction in the elderly   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Rosenblatt, Bergner

1986
Michael Brady     (HPR)
A risk profile of runaway and homeless youth   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Koepsell

1986
Richard Brown     (HPR)
Diagnosis and treatment of alcoholism by primary care physicians   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Marlatt, Gordon

1986
Eric Evenson     (HPR)
A clinical trial of a training-associated injury prevention program in active duty soldiers   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Lednar

1986
Robert Fisher     (HPR)
The mortality experience in New Zealand psychiatric hospitals 1979-1983   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Connell

1986
Becky Hodge     (HPR)
Alcohol use, stressful life events, and the elderly   (thesis)
Chair:  Durham
Members:  Hedrick

1986
Lucy Kaiser     (MCH - HSERV)
Comparison of different laboratory tests used in screening for iron deficiency in a WIC population   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Gloyd, Emanuel

1986
Jennifer Mayfield     (HPR)
Perinatal mortality, technology, and obstetrical volumes in hospitals   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Rosenblatt

1986
Kevin McQuade     (HPR)
Physical fitness and back pain: a cross-sectional study of the relationships between physical fitness, and measures of physical and psychosocial impairment in persons with chronic low back pain (1986)   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Koepsell

1986
Chelle Moat     (HPR)
Patient satisfaction with general internists : certification status and type of practice (1986)   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Carter, Ramsey

1986
Douglas Phillip     (HPR)
A prospective analysis of diarrhea by location of child care   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Lednar, Foy

1986
Erick Davis     (eMPH)
Alcoholism, treatment and outcome   (thesis)
Members:  Perrin

1986
Lawrence Robertson     (eMPH)
A program evaluation of the Portland Area Indian Health Service Auto Safety Initiative   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Martin

1986
Jeanne Wolf     (eMPH)
From public program to private agency : the privatization of home health care in Anchorage, Alaska   (thesis)
Chair:  Hedrick
Members:  Durham

1986
Darlene Corkrum     (eMPH)
A public health strategy to reduce tobacco induced disease: promoting products liability lawsuits against the tobacco industry   (thesis)
Chair:  Mick
Members:  Carter

1986
Barbara Freeman     (eMPH)
The perception of the role of public health nursing by employees of the health services division in Multnomah county, Oregon   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Martin

1986
Scott Barnhart     (eMPH)
Total lung capacity: an insensitive measure of impairment in patients with asbestosis and COPD   (thesis)
Chair:  Rosenstock
Members:  Inui

1986
Patricia Bauer     (eMPH)
A survey of immunization levels of two-year-olds   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Carter

1986
Elaine Bild     (eMPH)
An assessment of regulatory and non-regulatory control strategies on an area-wide source of air pollution: a case study in Missoula, Montana   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Hatlen

1986
Gwen Bowman     (eMPH)
Health needs assessment for Josephine County utilizing community key informants in a nominal group process   (thesis)
Members:  Carter

1986
JoAnne Campbell     (eMPH)
Assessment of need for a family planning program in an unserved county   (thesis)
Chair:  Mick
Members:  Gilson

1986
Alistair Chalmers     (eMPH)
A study of nursing home reimbursement in Alaska   (thesis)
Members:  Mick

1986
Mary Decker     (eMPH)
Evaluation of a WIC self-care clinic   (thesis)
Members:  Perrin

1986
Durlyn Finnie     (eMPH)
An evaluation of the effectiveness of home visit intervention with prematures and their families   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Emanuel

1986
Joyce Henderson     (eMPH)
Reliability study nutrition section of self-administered prenatal risk assessment questionnaire   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Martin

1986
Beverly Jacobson-Adams     (eMPH)
Is there a difference in the amount of learning between computer assisted instruction and lecture/discussion methods of providing in-service education programs for registered nurses in the hospital inpatient setting?   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin

1986
Elaine McKenzie     (eMPH)
Evaluation of the Fairbanks High Risk Pregnancy Program: community based prenatal care project   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Perrin

1986
Thomas Medina     (eMPH)
Clinical trial of ciprofloxacin in the treatment of non-gonoccocal urethritis   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin

1986
Lynis O'Malley     (eMPH)
Prospective payment system: evaluation of inpatient adjustment claims for 1984 in Washington and Alaska   (thesis)
Chair:  Altamore
Members:  Conrad, LoGerfo

1986
Roberta Plastino     (eMPH)
Effects of home phototherapy admission criteria on number of eligible infants and program costs   (thesis)
Chair:  Buchner
Members:  Wagner

1986
Martha Quimby     (eMPH)
A study of gonorrhea recidivists in sexually transmitted disease clinics in rural Alaska   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin

1986
Michael Skeels     (eMPH)
Chlamydia trachomatis infection in a sexually transmitted disease clinic population in Oregon: prevalence, distribution and risk factors   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin

1986
Karen Steingart     (eMPH)
Lung cancer incidency by cell type and occupation in the Portland-Vancouver metropolitan area during 1963-1977   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Connell

1986
Jean Ullom     (eMPH)
A comparative study of women delivering in birthing centers with those delivering in hospitals in Washington state, 1981-1982   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Martin

1986
Ann Wolff     (eMPH)
Variables associated with severity of injury for loggers injured in Washington State, 1982   (thesis)
Chair:  Chapko
Members:  Martin

1986
David Docter     (eMPH)
Evaluation and national dissemination of a cancer risk-reduction curriculum for kindergarten through high school   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Carter

1985
Mary Bassett     (HPR)
Race and blood pressure control: a study of patient compliance and physician prescribing vigor in an HMO setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Wagner, Koepsell

1985
Susan Engert     (HPR)
Injuries to child occupants involved in passenger car collisions: an analysis of the 1982 National Accident Sampling System   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  LoGerfo, Rivara

1985
Elliott Fisher     (HPR)
Prenatal care and pregnancy outcomes in Washington State : analysis of the impact of the recent recession   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Omenn, Bice

1985
Arthur Kellermann     (HPR)
Evaluation of emergency toxicologic screens in the Harborview Emergency Trauma Center   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo

1985
Douglas Louie     (HPR)
Cutback in the eligibility period for medical assistance and its effect on the health care seeking behavior of the Southeast Asian refugee   (thesis)
Chair:  Wainwright
Members:  Connell

1985
Laura Nicholson     (HPR)
An epidemiological analysis of the possible association of adverse perinatal outcomes with environmental arsenic exposure   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Emanuel

1985
Brenda Sachse     (HPR)
Development, demonstration, and evaluation of a metered-dose inhaler teaching program   (thesis)
Chair:  Christensen
Members:  Chamberlain, Wainwright

1985
Wayne Smith     (HPR)
Delinquency and abuse among juvenile sexual offenders   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Connell

1985
Stephen Taplin     (HPR)
Screening for neural tube defects at Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound : a cost-benefit analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Conrad, Koepsell

1985
Lisa Woodard     (HPR)
Analysis of the factors affecting adoption of new drugs in a health maintenance organization   (thesis)
Chair:  Christensen
Members:  Wainwright, Stergachis

1985
JoAnn Myers     (eMPH)
Utilization of the health care systems: a case analysis of urban Alaska Natives   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Peterson

1985
Paul Day     (eMPH)
Risk assessment of a superfund project asbestos cleanup in Globe, Arizona   (thesis)
Chair:  Conrad
Members:  Morgan

1985
Angeline DeLucas     (eMPH)
Informed consent: current practice   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Peterson

1985
Donalda Dodson     (eMPH)
Documentation of individual prenatal counseling in a clinical setting: correlation with outcome measures   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Gale

1985
Sarah Kotchian     (eMPH)
Hazardous waste citing process: implications for the development of a long-range hazardous waste management plant for Albuquerque, New Mexico   (thesis)
Chair:  Hatlen
Members:  Ongerth

1985
Marlene Krebs     (eMPH)
Immunization reminders: telephone vs mailout   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Peterson

1985
Denise Langley     (eMPH)
An evaluation of the British Columbia Health Passport: a public health nursing perspective   (thesis)
Chair:  Michnich
Members:  Connell

1985
Kevin O'Keeffe     (eMPH)
The development and organizational nature of a local business health purchaser's association   (thesis)
Chair:  Peterson
Members:  Connell

1985
Joan Perry     (eMPH)
Cost effectiveness of immunization postcard reminder in a rural setting   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Peterson

1985
Jill Thompson     (eMPH)
Health care services for women and children living in rural Whitman county, Washington: telephone and in-home interview needs assessment   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Martin

1985
Mariann Williams     (eMPH)
A comparison of LPN staffing patterns in Okanogan county   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Perrin

1984
Rita Altamore     (HPR)
Access to medical care for low-income uninsured persons : a program utilizing physician volunteers   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Connell, Gilson

1984
David Buchner     (HPR)
The relationship of attitude changes to compliance with influenza immunization: a prospective study   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Carter

1984
Patricia Kullberg     (HPR)
Reform of consciousness : a critical history of community health organizing   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo

1984
Elizabeth Lin     (HPR)
An exploration of somatization among Southeast Asian refugees and immigrants in primary care   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Berg, Gilson

1984
Michael Strauss     (HPR)
The rationing of intensive care unit services   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Temkin

1984
Suzanne Via     (HPR)
A household morbidity survey in rural Alaska: St. Michael   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Peterson, Tapp

1984
Lois Rhoades     (eMPH)
A study of needs and values of beginning baccalaureate nursing students in relation to attrition   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson

1984
Michael Carraher     (eMPH)
Causes of death in Indians on the Gila River Indian Reservation of Arizona, 1970-1982   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Martin

1984
Dorothy Conley     (eMPH)
A pilot test of community assessment and risk analysis instruments in eleven Alaska communities   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Peterson

1984
Janice Dudley     (eMPH)
A study of methods of contact at follow-up of research subjects   (thesis)
Members:  Carter

1984
Lark Hackney     (eMPH)
The effect of intra-uterine devices on the hematocrits of Tri-County family planning clinic clients   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Carter

1984
Dennis Lang     (eMPH)
A descriptive evaluation of the Adolescent Preventive Health Program of the Missoula City-County Health Department in Missoula, Montana   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Connell

1984
Nancy Rothwell     (eMPH)
Nursing home placement delays: hospitalized elderly in Washington state, 1980-1982   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Connell

1984
Elizabeth Tower     (eMPH)
Postnatal intrafamilial spread of Hepatitis B in Alaskan Eskimo infants   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin

1984
Alison Young     (eMPH)
An evaluation of a workshop on alcoholism for health professionals   (thesis)
Members:  Peterson, Durham

1984
Bobby Younker     (eMPH)
A study of clients admitted to alcohol information school because of a first, second, or third driving while intoxicated conviction: their characteristics and subsequent reappearance in the alcohol service delivery system   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Gilson

1984
Kathleen Marcey     (eMPH)
Residential arrangements and use of health services: a comparative study in two minimum security prisons   (thesis)
Chair:  Peterson
Members:  Carter

1983
Patricia DeBlaquiere     (HPR)
Cannister nebulizers: examination of instruction methods and patient characteristics   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Inui, Christensen

1983
Katherine Fernau     (HPR)
A descriptive study of freestanding emergency care center users   (thesis)
Chair:  Peterson
Members:  MacStravic, Carter

1983
Leigh Krueger     (HPR)
Diagnosing the cause of dysuria in female clinical populations   (thesis)
Chair:  Bergner
Members:  Diehr, Wood

1983
Joey Lerner     (HPR)
Preschool behavior can predict future psychiatric disorders   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui

1983
Mary O'Mara     (HPR)
A descriptive study of hospital decision making practices   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Gilson, Conrad

1983
Carl Ott     (HPR)
The sickness impact profile as an assessment tool in cardiac rehabilitation   (thesis)
Members:  Sivarajan, Peterson

1983
Steven Overman     (HPR)
Improving access to preventive and physical medicine care for patients with low back pain : physical therapists acting as primary care providers   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Rockey, Gilliland

1983
Andrew Penman     (HPR)
Staffing, organization, and financing of rural health clinics in region X   (thesis)
Chair:  Peterson
Members:  Gilson

1983
Marcus Rempel     (HPR)
Job stress in telephone company workers   (thesis)
Chair:  Peterson
Members:  LoGerfo, Rosenstock

1983
Stephen Rice     (HPR)
The athletic health care and training program   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  LoGerfo, Anderson

1983
Richard Uhlmann     (HPR)
Patient expectations and requests   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Carter, Gilson

1983
Patricia Vadasy     (HPR)
Life experiences of mothers of deaf-blind children : a follow-up study of mothers' needs and supports   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Emanuel, Fewell

1983
Bonnie Petty     (eMPH)
Program evaluation Improved child health project   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Peterson

1983
Rebecca Curneen     (eMPH)
Program evaluation of the Tacoma-Pierce County Adolescent Pregnancy Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Michnich
Members:  Connell

1983
Jodi Kazemini     (eMPH)
A comparison of health service utilization patterns between two Pacific Northwest Indian populations   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson

1983
Douglas Woods     (eMPH)
Undocumented persons: a survey emphasizing legal issues relating to access to publicly supported health services   (thesis)
Chair:  Peterson
Members:  Speer, Gilson

1982
Jennifer Christian     (HPR)
Interim response to a possible occupational risk : differences among operating room workers exposed to trace anesthetic gases   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Feigl, Johnson

1982
Suzanne Conrad     (HPR)
The influence of gender on change of health care plan   (thesis)
Chair:  Martin
Members:  Peterson, Gilson

1982
Dayl Donaldson     (HPR)
An analysis of health insurance schemes in the Lalitpur District, Nepal   (thesis)
Chair:  Peterson
Members:  Belcher, Connell

1982
Justus Fiechtner     (HPR)
An arthritis care network for North Dakota: The British Columbia Arthritis Program as a model   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Peterson, Healey

1982
Nancy Fisher     (HPR)
Utilization of midtrimester amniocenteses in the state of Washington, 1979 : a descriptive study of prenatal diagnosis patterns   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Hall, Motulsky

1982
Helen Gilson     (HPR)
Factors influencing the development of a freestanding hospice in Washington State   (thesis)
Chair:  Peterson
Members:  Gilson, McCaffree

1982
Thomas Heller     (HPR)
Quality of care of the elderly : an analysis of five conditions   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Gilson, Hazzard

1982
Alan Johnson     (HPR)
Continuity of care: factors in definition and measurement in a chronically ill population   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Bergner

1982
William Longstreth     (HPR)
Neurologic recovery after out-of-hospital cardiac arrest : a ten year study of 459 cases   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Eisenberg, Sumi

1982
Joyce McKenney     (HPR)
Elderly care needs assessment in rural Alaska with special emphasis on home health care   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Dixon, Peterson

1982
Thomas McNabb     (HPR)
Screening for psychiatric morbidity in three private family practice settings : process and outcome   (thesis)
Chair:  Bergner
Members:  Durham, Kleinman

1982
David Munoz     (HPR)
Self-reported predictors of health status institutionalization and mortality in a cohort of low income elderly   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Hazzard, Shortell

1982
Teresa Perse     (HPR)
The relationship between participation/information seeking and stress in breast cancer patients   (thesis)
Chair:  Bergner
Members:  Peterson, Lawrence

1982
Margaret Pettibone     (HPR)
Utilization patterns of selected procedures in instances of myocardial infarction   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Larson, LoGerfo

1982
Eric Wall     (HPR)
Development of a decision aid for women choosing a method of birth control   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Taylor, Gilson

1982
Richard Wasserman     (HPR)
Analysis of clinician-parent interactions in initial well-baby visits : evidence for responsiveness to maternal concerns   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Carter, Novack

1982
John Yergan     (HPR)
Influence of source of payment or race on service intensity and outcomes in hospitals   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Shortell, Gilson

1981
Charles Clements     (HPR)
Pesticide use and farmworker health in the Salinas Valley : a case study   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Davis, Taylor

1981
Richard Deyo     (HPR)
Clinical applications of a new health status measure : use of the sickness impact profile in rheumatoid arthritis and comparison with a standard functional classification   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Carter, Gilson

1981
Wayne Dodge     (HPR)
Physician behaviors associated with patient satisfaction, knowledge, and compliance: an investigation of physician use of social power, question style, and patient education strategies in the patient-physician interaction (1981)   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Gordon, Chrisman

1981
Robert Drickey     (HPR)
Assessment by physicians of the relative importance of factors associated with work in different practice settings   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Gordon, Gilson

1981
Daniel Erickson     (HPR)
The translation of the sickness impact profile into Chicano Spanish, including an assessment of cross-cultural validity and potential for ethnomedical research   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Chrisman, Carter

1981
Stephan Fihn     (HPR)
Evaluation of efficacy of diagnostic tests: radionuclide bone imaging   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Koepsell, Tompkins

1981
Darryl Gray     (HPR)
Inpatient outcomes and hospital charges associated with early surgical excision of twenty to forty percent burns at Harborview Medical Center: a comparative study   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Larson

1981
Fred Heidrich     (HPR)
Clothing and vulvovaginitis   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Berg, Koepsell

1981
Durlin Hickok     (HPR)
Decreased mortality of very low birthweight infants through material transport   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Emanuel, Weiss

1981
Nancy Kant     (HPR)
The impact of community mental health treatment on length of stay in the community and hospitalization   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Durham

1981
Steven MacDonald     (HPR)
Continuing medical education needs assessment for the emergency medical technician   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Carter

1981
Ann Norman     (HPR)
To see ourselves as others see us : rationale for, and description of quick and dirty methods of acquiring useful information for problem solving, planning and organizational control (1981)   (thesis)
Chair:  Day
Members:  Connell, Gilson

1981
Kathleen O'Malley     (HPR)
An evaluation of five techniques used to estimate compliance in women diagnosed as having acute urinary tract infections as prescriptive screening tests   (thesis)
Chair:  Carter
Members:  Levy, Michnich

1981
Leonard Paulozzi     (HPR)
The mortality experience of Washington residents ages 1-14 from 1968 through 1979   (thesis)
Chair:  Connell
Members:  Robertson, Emanuel

1981
Bruce Perry     (HPR)
An epidemiological study of falls by old people living in a Seattle housing authority building   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Evashwick, Hazard

1981
Lester Pittle     (HPR)
Diabetes and hypertension as risk factors for chronic disease : a case control study utilizing hospital discharge data   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Connell, LoGerfo

1980
Lynn Davison     (HPR)
An evaluation of the first year's experience of a maternal and child health program in King County   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Rosenblatt, Connell

1980
Gordon Empey     (HPR)
Oral health of the institutionalized elderly: a statewide analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Milgrom, Kiyak

1980
Steven Helgerson     (HPR)
Hospital admission and surgical rates in Washington State : small area variations relating to the Medicare and Medicaid population in 1978   (thesis)
Chair:  Day
Members:  LoGerfo, Riedel

1980
Robert Highley     (HPR)
A study design for developing the optimum clinical strategy for the diagnosis and therapy of acute ankle trauma   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Wood, Tompkins

1980
Andrew Hsi     (HPR)
Evaluation of the quality of preventive pediatric care and the utilization of health care services following the initial implementation of a preventive care schedule at Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound (1980)   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  LoGerfo, Thompson

1980
Robert Pearlman     (HPR)
Bioethical decision-making by physicians : euthanasia as an experimental case study   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Evans, Gilson

1980
David Perera     (HPR)
Teaching sigmoidoscopy to practicing physicians : a controlled study of continuing medical education   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Gale, Irby

1980
Frederick Rivara     (HPR)
Epidemiology of childhood injuries, 1978 : sex differences and injury rates   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Weiss, Bergman

1980
John Rogers     (HPR)
Family environment and the use of primary care physician services   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Phillips, Carter

1979
Shirley Anderson     (HPR)
An overview and approach to the management of sexual abuse and assault of children and adolescents as a significant public health problem   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Blackman, Wagner

1979
Lawrence Berger     (HPR)
Factors associated with breast-feeding   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Bergman, Berger

1979
Jay Christensen-Szalanski     (MS)
Decision analysis as a model of physician decision making   (thesis)
Chair:  Tompkins
Members:  Beach, Bushyhead

1979
Katherine Dobbs     (HPR)
Changes in medical practice in a secondary center concomitant with the establishment of Washington State Regional Perinatal Care Program   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Bergner

1979
Hilton Greer     (HPR)
An analysis of the cost-effectiveness of hemoccult screening for colorectal cancer   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Weiss, Phillips

1979
Thomas Horst     (HPR)
The quality of medical care services in two health care systems as measured by prenatal care and pregnancy outcomes   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  LoGerfo, Martin

1979
Roy Jared     (HPR)
The effects of a self-administered health history questionnaire on physician-patient encounter time utilization and recorded data completeness   (thesis)
Chair:  Inui
Members:  Gilson, LoGerfo

1979
Keh-Ming Lin     (HPR)
Sociocultural determinants of the help-seeking behavior of patients with mental illness   (thesis)
Chair:  Kleinman
Members:  Gale, Inui

1979
Burke Peterson     (HPR)
Utilization of dental services in the United States Navy   (thesis)
Chair:  Bergner
Members:  Milgrom, Shortell

1979
Kirkwood Shy     (HPR)
Evaluation of routine elective cesarean section : an application of decision analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Emanuel

1979
Richard Cummins     (HPR)
Utilization of post-traumatic skull radiography: Physician response to a concurrent reminder technique   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Weiss, Shortell

1979
Mark Wheeler     (HPR)
Cost/benefit analysis and the choice of treatment strategy for Streptococcal Pharyngitis   (thesis)
Chair:  Tompkins
Members:  Watts, Diehr

1978
Joseph Appiah-Kusi     (HPR)
The feasibility of using the physician extender in Ghana   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  Jenny, Gilson

1978
Frederick Connell     (HPR)
Variations in the incidence of pediatric admissions among Medicaid recipients in the state of Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Day, Perrin

1978
Harvey Featherstone     (HPR)
Performance-based continuing medical education: a study of cephalosporin utilization in a community hospital   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Dale, Inui

1978
Edward Kirsch     (HPR)
Psychosocial stress and the pathogenesis of genital herpes infections   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  LoGerfo, Inui

1978
Stephen Moore     (HPR)
Randomized controlled trial of a self-care book   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo

1978
Burton Reifler     (HPR)
The recognition of depression in a family medical center   (thesis)

1978
Paul Rockey     (HPR)
Algorithm-assisted care of 440 patients with back pain   (thesis)

1978
Joseph Scherger     (HPR)
Clinical strategy in family practice and internal medicine : a comparison of diagnostic methods used by senior residents for common ambulatory problems   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Gordon, Phillips

1978
Mary Walker     (HPR)
Models for health care delivery in small jails : a case study in two Washington counties   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Harmon, Sanchez

1977
Donald Bliss     (HPR)
Screening within a prepaid group practice   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Gilson

1977
James Bushyhead     (HPR)
The usefulness of the chest x-ray in the evaluation of patients with acute coughs; study design, and an analysis of phases one and two   (thesis)
Chair:  Tompkins
Members:  Diehr, LoGerfo

1977
Cesar Chavez     (HPR)
Chicano Spanish/English translation equivalence of the Sickness Impact Profile (SIP)   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Bergner, Sanchez

1977
Mickey Eisenberg     (HPR)
Outcome evaluation of paramedic program: review of the literature and description of a study   (thesis)
Chair:  Day
Members:  Omenn, Bergner

1977
William Freeman     (HPR)
The care of dying patients and grieving families in family medicine   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson

1977
Mary Hampton     (HPR)
Quantitative comparisons of preventive child health care services provided by fee-for-service practitioners and a health maintenance organization   (thesis)
Chair:  Browder

1977
Richard Harr     (HPR)
Restricting a welfare formulary and its effects on: Psychotropic drug prescribing patterns, types of drugs used in overdoses and severity of drug overdose   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Campbell, Gilson

1977
Morgan Jackson     (HPR)
Elective hysterectomy; a cost-benefit analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  LoGerfo, Watts

1977
Eric Larson     (HPR)
New technology in medicine: studies assessing the impact of computed tomography on patient care   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Shortell, Richardson

1977
Thomas Nighswander     (HPR)
Organizational and community environmental factors associated with the utilization of National Health Service Corps sites   (thesis)
Chair:  Shortell
Members:  Saxberg, Richardson

1977
Gary Okamoto     (HPR)
Perceptions of mothers toward the use of health services   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  LoGerfo, Shurtleff

1977
Leonard Pawlson     (HPR)
Medical student training in a prepaid group practice setting   (thesis)

1977
Kenneth Reamy     (HPR)
Public health aspects of rape   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Williams, Wagner

1977
Albert Ryckman     (HPR)
Assessment and control of health care quality in Yugoslavia and the United States; a comparison   (thesis)
Chair:  Lawrence
Members:  Gilson, Bergner

1977
Rebecca Silliman     (HPR)
Development of a course in rural health within the context of the WAMI Medical Education Program   (thesis)

1977
Marion Talbot     (HPR)
Quality assessment of tonsillectomy in rural hospitals   (thesis)

1976
Henrietta Blueye     (HPR)
A study of six post-baccalaureate programs designed to assist minority students in medicine   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson

1976
Barry Lachman     (HPR)
A case study of a community based group home for adolescents   (thesis)
Chair:  Ochoa
Members:  Bergner, Anderson, Armstrong

1975
Christos Dagadakis     (HPR)
The mental health service at Group Health Cooperative of Puget Sound: a developmental description and analysis   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson
Members:  Eisdorfer, McCaffree

1975
Blanche Lavizzo     (HPR)
The yield of Early and Periodic Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment program (EPSDT) at the Odessa Brown Children's Clinic, Seattle, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Bergman, Browder

1975
Maj Loop     (HPR)
The Seattle-King County Mobile Health Unit. A study in child health supervision   (thesis)
Chair:  Browder
Members:  Schaller, Blackman

1975
Warren Weiswasser     (HPR)
Phenylketonuria detection and treatment; its implications for the Washington State voluntary screening program   (thesis)
Chair:  Day
Members:  Browder, Scott

1975
William Phillips     (HPR)
Patterns of use of narcotics and sedatives in the management of terminal cancer patients. A clinical study of 184 patients dying of carcinoma of the pancreas   (thesis)
Chair:  Thompson
Members:  Browder, Brown

1975
Peter Domoto     (HPR)
An evaluation of a Head Start Dental Program: the effect of a parent information sheet on the oral hygiene index of children   (thesis)
Chair:  LoGerfo
Members:  Dworkin, Milgrom

1974
Joseph Knight     (HPR)
Evaluative study of the mobile, multiphasic screening program of the Farm Workers Family Health Center of Toppenish, Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Gilson

1974
James LoGerfo     (HPR)
Management of hypertension in a prepaid health care project.   (thesis)
Chair:  Richardson
Members:  Thompson

1974
Carrie Sylvester     (HPR)
General pediatric in-service education of school nurses   (thesis)
Chair:  Browder
Members:  Anderson

1974
Beatrice Rose     (HPR)
Evaluation of the Oregon coronary ambulance project; an experiment in health manpower education and training   (thesis)
Chair:  Lawrence
Members:  Blackman

1974
Barbara Schneidman     (HPR)
Group therapy for nonorgasmic women: two age levels   (thesis)
Chair:  Browder
Members:  Henley, Anderson

1973
Robert Efird     (HPR)
Physicians and Medicaid: a longitudinal study of physician attitudes and behavior   (thesis)
Chair:  Day
Members:  Anderson, Gilson

1973
David Lawrence     (HPR)
The medex market in Washington; experience to date and projected developments   (thesis)
Chair:  Day
Members:  Browder, Richardson

1972
Rosalie Miller     (HPR)
The use of indigenous workers as dental health aides   (thesis)
Chair:  Day
Members:  Gilson, Patterson

1972
William Mitchell     (HPR)
Proposed model for ambulatory care at the Seattle Veterans Administration Hospital   (thesis)
Chair:  Day
Members:  Anderson, Thompson

1972
Daniel Onion     (HPR)
Defining and evaluating a core set of training objectives in a paraphysician program   (thesis)
Chair:  Smith
Members:  McCaffree, Richardson

1972
Stephan Vaeth     (HPR)
Factors associated with choice of prepayment plan   (thesis)
Chair:  Day
Members:  Gilson, McCaffree

1972
Joseph Okimoto     (HPR)
Productivity Changes in Medical Services Units with Medex   (thesis)
Chair:  McCaffree
Members:  Thompson, Smith

James Hudson     (eMPH)
The success of home-based care: a quality assurance assessment of primary goals for the In-Home Intervention Program.   (thesis)
Chair:  Astley
Members:  McCurry

Chelle Wheat     (eMPH)
Assessment of the Safety and Efficacy of Biological Monotherapy versus Dual Therapy with Immunosuppressants for the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disease   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar

Deborah Hoyer     (eMPH)
Visceral Adopisity and the Risk of Type 2 Diabetes Among Japanese Americans   (thesis)
Chair:  Boyko
Members:  Mancl

Laura Saganic     (eMPH)
Predictors of late diagnosis of HIV infection among newly diagnosed cases in Washington State, 2000?2008   (thesis)
Chair:  Duerr

Gillian Schauer     (eMPH)
Provider Advice to Type II Diabetics with Multiple Health Risk Behaviors   (thesis)
Chair:  Doescher
Members:  Mancl

Kelly Latimer     (eMPH)
"The Effect of Hospital Size on the Perception of the Competence and Ability of Military Family Physicians."   (thesis)
Chair:  Spigner
Members:  Clark

Lynne Gordon     (eMPH)
Primary care Physician Referral Decisions for Adolescents and Young Adults with Cancer: A Multi-State Study   (thesis)
Chair:  Langer
Members:  Mancl, Grembowski

Matthew Fargo     (eMPH)
The Use of an Objective Standardized Clinical Examination to Assess Laceration Repair Skills in Residency Training   (thesis)
Chair:  Kopjar
Members:  Edwards

Margaret Bayard     (eMPH)
Decreasing Childhood Obesity in Military Dependents by Raising Parental Awareness of Their Child’s Weight   (thesis)
Chair:  Edwards
Members:  Edwards

Meghan Delaney     (eMPH)
The Humoral Immunomodulatory Effect of Influenza Vaccine in Normal Volunteers   (thesis)
Chair:  Madeleine

Carrie Roller     (eMPH)
Travel Distance for Specialty Care by Insurer in the State of Washington   (thesis)
Chair:  Watts